A couple days ago on Facebook, in a comment on derogatory suck, Ann Burlingham expressed delight that timesuck has become a verb. Well, maybe the celebration is a bit premature. Here’s the current state of things as I know it: (1) There’s a verb-object idiom suck time ‘use up much time’ (metaphorical in origin), attested in … Continue reading timesuck the verb?
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