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#1 2010-11-05 00:24:35

From: Montreal
Registered: 2008-03-17
Posts: 1060

Must dash

It should take at least 20 lbs off and it will provide a nice counterpoint to his moussetache. … uth%20Asia

he dispelled all freddie mercury lookalikely rumours the day he got rid of his must dash, that was a dark dark day … topic=2651

Kisses to all yall…unless you are sporting a mussstash. Then simply a hi5 maybe a bro hug…still…

Does she have a mussstash? … water.html

I’m 6’0’’ brn hair,hazel eyes, average build, gotee and mussdash
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this guy i work with is a pretty good friend of mine but hes kinda a dork and hes grown this hideously stupid looking musstash … n_id=51161

The mustache is derived, ultimately, from the same roots as mouth and masticate. A few of these are surely phonetic spellings. I do like mussstash and the dashing must dash, however.



#2 2010-11-05 01:05:29

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2426

Re: Must dash

Could “muss” as in “muss one’s hair” play a role in these slips?

Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.
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#3 2010-11-05 08:49:57

David Bird
From: Montréal, QC
Registered: 2009-07-28
Posts: 1452

Re: Must dash

Yes, that’s what I think a mussstash mussst be: your father’s muss stash.

Last edited by David Bird (2010-11-05 08:52:02)



#4 2013-06-19 09:24:48

David Bird
From: Montréal, QC
Registered: 2009-07-28
Posts: 1452

Re: Must dash

Here is a new eggcorn we should have seen coming: mouth stash. Found this on the “dumb tweets” blog.

Yak Hair brows, mouthstache, sideburns and head
Makeup art}

Bounty Killer whose real name is Rodney Pryce is now sporting a low cut fade, with goaty mouth stash.
Caribbean Urban Entertainment Culture

BTW, adding alternative acorn for searches: moustache.



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