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Chris -- 2018-04-11

#1 2018-06-16 19:15:54

From: Ohio
Registered: 2007-06-07
Posts: 197


I just saw this on Yelp, complaining about our local Big Boy chain. Maybe he sees it as less dramatic than just “dramatic” would be. I was surprised that we hadn’t seen this before. I do see that it is an entry in Urban Dictionary, though.

“It will obviously seem like I am being mellow-dramatic and over exaggerating, so I snapped a picture before we buried these disgraces 30 feet deep (kidding about that part, but I do have the picture).”


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#2 2018-06-17 21:01:54

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2666

Re: Mellow-dramatic

Very oxymoronish.

Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.



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