Eggcorn Forum

Discussions about eggcorns and related topics

You are not logged in.


Registrations are currently closed because of a technical problem. Please send email to if you wish to register.

The forum administrator reserves the right to request users to plausibly demonstrate that they are real people with an interest in the topic of eggcorns. Otherwise they may be removed with no further justification. Likewise, accounts that have not been used for posting may be removed.

Thanks for your understanding.

Chris -- 2018-04-11

#1 2007-06-08 00:42:52

Registered: 2006-08-11
Posts: 10

Morays for mores

From: … 9a3e01f69b

“There are different sexual morays, not very, very widely different.”

Watch out for the teeth on that one! 634 ghits.

Bill Drissel

Last edited by drissel (2007-06-08 00:49:54)



#2 2007-06-08 16:46:09

From: California
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 1665

Re: Morays for mores

I’ve never been sure that this is truly an eggcorn. In any case, it’s in the Database here:



#3 2012-02-22 14:29:25

From: Montreal
Registered: 2008-03-17
Posts: 1101

Re: Morays for mores

The timeframe was the early seventies and a period of wild and irresponsible experimentation with all the social eels from illicit drugs to spontaneous sex with strangers.

Spontaneous sex with strangers—that’s a-moray.

Here’s another.

[Students] may become prey to the eels of society such as gangs, drugs, and jail.
Alternative journalist

Last edited by burred (2012-02-26 13:02:33)



Board footer

Powered by PunBB
PunBB is © 2002–2005 Rickard Andersson
Individual posters retain the copyright to their posts.

RSS feeds: active topicsall new posts