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#1 2012-02-02 09:41:02

JuanTwoThree
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Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 332

Blazen and blazing hussies

I know that I am being a blazen hussy by even suggesting this,

You blazen hussy!

A little bit ago, she called my girl a Blazen Hussy!

You can see the confusion with “blazing”:

the thought of my grandma getting down and dirty is difficult enough to stomach, but to think she was a blazing hussy having sex before marriage – GASP

max thinks hannah is a “blazing hussy” but

Maybe a kiss. Or two. (OVER THE COURSE OF 2 HOURS, I’M NOT A BLAZING HUSSY.)

Shades of “flaming” and “flamboyant” perhaps?

Apparently “brazen” is to do with “brass” and not with “brazier”.

PS And see: http://eggcorns.lascribe.net/forum/view … hp?id=1371

Last edited by JuanTwoThree (2012-02-02 14:35:23)

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#2 2012-02-02 22:10:44

kem
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From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2149

Re: Blazen and blazing hussies

Sometimes the water flows uphill…

Web fiction: “The brazen speed meant for sore muscles. ”

Blog entry: “As if to challenge my brazen speed my teacher corrected my exam right in front of me. ”

Web fantasy: “The druid sped between branches at a brazen speed that scared squirrels and birds amongst the dense cluster of trees stretching out on all sides. ”

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#3 2012-02-03 01:27:31

David Bird
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From: Montréal, QC
Registered: 2009-07-28
Posts: 1189

Re: Blazen and blazing hussies

Brazenly delish. Blazen hussies! Here’s a ever-so-slight variant that might be an ingredient.

That being said, she went from sweet bubble gum girl to blazon hussy!
Facebook page for those who ‘strongly dislike’ Miley Cyrus

It makes you wonder how some people view emblazon: inscribe upon by flame? Or your woodburning kit? A blason was a shield to the Normen, whereon the coat of arms was blazed.

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