Discussions about eggcorns and related topics
You are not logged in.
Thanks for your understanding.
Chris -- 2018-04-11
I think that more people pronounce the word as pundant than as pundit.
“I always wanted to be somebody. I should have been more specific.” – Lily Tomlin
It would be fun to think that there is an eggcorn lurking in “pundant” (or a hidden eggcorn in “pundit”) that was based on the word “pun.” But the meaning of “pun” is tenuously connect to “pundit.” I think.
Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.