Oh, just go read what I said the last time this happened. A week ago. Except I wasn't sick this time.
I think this is the first word with this suffix when proceeding in an alphabetical fashion. At least, it is the first that I have noticed. And I did not think that it would be such an old word; a single reference from 1852 illustrates the usage. I suppose it should not have surprised me … Continue reading Who knew it was that old?