Word of the Day = Jerkwater

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Registered: 10-31-1999
Word of the Day = Jerkwater
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Wed, 07-17-2013 - 7:31am

Jerkwater

JERK-waw-ter

Meaning:  trivial, remote, unimportant

Used in a sentance:  "We're stranded in some jerkwater town in the middle of nowhere." 

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Registered: 04-01-2002
Wed, 07-17-2013 - 10:52am

Hmm, never heard that one but I definately know of some R-rated ones that mean the same thing,

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Registered: 10-31-1999
Thu, 07-18-2013 - 3:01pm

Yeah, when I read it I thought... you mean BFE?  Now that I know an alternative, I can say JERKWATER and not offend anyone!  Innocent

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