Wednesday, December 14, 2005

The money series

Acrimoney
Meaning: wealth which causes discord (between friends/ relatives)
(there are those who may consider all money as acrimoney!)

Root: Acrimony + Money

Harmoney:
Meaning: Sub-category of acrimoney that results in physical harm to one of the parties
Root: Harm + Money, corrupts harmony
Not to be confused with: Supari, which causes harm to a complete stranger

Ceremoney:
Meaning: Event/ function whole primary function is a display of wealth
Root: ceremony + money
Note: when you hear of it, sounds like ceremony; only on seeing it is the money part obvious