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WTF do the terms: meh, fey and twee mean?

well?

by Anonymousreply 1709/25/2014

Those are Gwynneth's three children.

by Anonymousreply 101/27/2013

"Meh" means I cant be bothered to care.

"Fey" is connected to faerie and means light in the loafers.

"Twee" means too adorable for its own good, like an Irish leprechaun spouting folksy lessons in a precious children's musical.

by Anonymousreply 201/27/2013

You missed feh.

by Anonymousreply 401/27/2013

Why are straight meh so stupid?

by Anonymousreply 501/27/2013

I love how OP thinks that 'fey' and 'twee' haven't been around for centuries.

by Anonymousreply 601/27/2013

Didn't score well on your reading comprehension in high school did you, R6. Nothing in the black part of the OP refers to any sort of time element.

Hope those two years of junior college prepared you for that barista job.

by Anonymousreply 701/27/2013

Blah-blah, bitch/OP/R7. You obviously assumed that these words were not in common parlance. Newsflash, honey: everyone but you learned them as children. The 'WTF' part was clearly meant to imply that they were shockingly new, and upsetting to your delicate, Kentuckian sensibilities.

"Nothing in the black part of the OP refers to any sort of time element."

Do you know how to use 'Troll-Dar', dear? You are the OP, so I have no idea why you act like the OP is a different person altogether. And yes, that's what you're doing, and R3 was right to take you to task for creating such a moronic thread.

by Anonymousreply 801/27/2013

Wow, OP got served.

Who the fuck doesn't know what 'twee' means?

by Anonymousreply 901/27/2013

Twee is whimsy without wit. It is mimsy-mumsy sweetness without any kind of bite. And that's not for me.

by Anonymousreply 1001/27/2013

The first time I ever heard the word "Meh" was on THE SIMPSONS.

Lisa: We're the MTV generation. We feel neither highs nor lows. Homer: What's it feel like? Lisa: Meh.

by Anonymousreply 1101/27/2013

twee-(adj.) exaggeratedly feminine or sweet in an insincere or false manner

by Anonymousreply 1201/29/2013

There's a Vietnamese-American woman who's a TV reporter in San Francisco named Thuy Vu. Her first name is pronounced "twee" & always makes me giggle (but she's very serious).

by Anonymousreply 1301/29/2013

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by Anonymousreply 1409/25/2014

[quote]And that's not for me.

And you certainly do bite, Emms.

by Anonymousreply 1509/25/2014

[quote] "Fey" is connected to faerie and means light in the loafers.

The light in the loafers meaning is relatively recent and came about because people inaccurately associated the word with seeming gay, like a dandy or effem-inate.

by Anonymousreply 1609/25/2014

[quote] "Fey" is connected to faerie and means light in the loafers.

My co-stars feel uncomfortable about that sort of thing for some reason. But I don't complain because they're minorities.

by Anonymousreply 1709/25/2014
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