Topic: 20 Hilarious Words Patrick Obahiagbon Use To Deceive Nigerians Everytime

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Patrick Obahiagbon, who once represented

Oredo Federal Constituency of Edo state

shot to limelight the moment he arrived the

House of Representatives in 2007 with his

uncanny knack for jaw-breaking

grammars.

Here is a compilation of the top 20 Jaw

breaking words ever used by the

grammarian and their meanings:

1. Crinkum-crankum – Elaborate or

detailed (archaic)

2. Megalomania – a mental illness or

condition in which somebody has an

exaggerated belief in their own importance

or power.

3. Jiggery-pokery – Tricky,

misrepresentation and manipulation.

4. Mephistophelean – wicked

5. Kakistocracy – Government under the

control of a nation’s worst or least-

qualified citizens

6. Braggadocio – Boost full or arrogant

behavior
7. Ratiocination– The forming of judgment

by a process of logical reason

8. Phantasmagoria – a sequence of

imaginary images

9. Gargantuan –extremely large

10. Bugaboo – an object of fear

11. Pooh-pooh – Dismiss as being foolish or

impractical

12. Insalubrious – unwholesome and

unhealthy

13. Odoriferous – having an odor.

14. Lugubrious – mournful, sad, dismal

15. Malodorous – smelling very unpleasant

16. Termagant – a woman who is very

strict and who tries to tell people to do

things in an unpleasant way

17. Conundrum – A confusing problem or

question that is too difficult to solve

18. Alacrit – great willingness or

enthusiasm

19. Mendacious – Not telling the truth

20. Egregious – Outstandingly bad and

shocking.

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