Fumb – your large toe
Oninate – to overwhelm with post-dining breath
Wurfing – the act of surfing the Web at work
Xenolexia – a grave confusion when faced with unusual words
Millions of words rejected by the Oxford English Dictionary lie in a vault owned by the Oxford University Press. Though deemed “unsuitable,” these words – written on index cards and stored in filing cabinets – remain close at hand as they could be used in future editions.