Originally Posted by WarpSpeed
25,300. There were some words I recognized as real words, and I may have known the definition at some point, but it's been so long since I've seen them that I've forgotten, so under the rules, I didn't check their boxes.
There isn't really much of a purpose to knowing really obscure words unless you're making inside jokes with other word-trivia buffs.
Unfortunately in academia it's a self sustaining circle jerk of having to learn those obscure words.
"Hah! It's like we don't even have feelings. Now pardon me while I recline in my huge executive chair and guffaw, cigar in-hand. "
"ill just go with what Winslow always when something that funny about a location in monkey island is said"