Word of my week (courtesy of Jen)


-Verb (used with object)
to throw (a person or thing) out of a window
ng) out of a window.
Let's try it in some sentences;

Stop speaking to me like that or I will defenestrate you.

If this computer doesn't stop playing up, it's going to get defenestrated.

I love the episode of The Office, where Tim defenestrates Gareth's stapler. It's so funny!


  1. It's a great word. Sanative.

  2. Anonymous10:31 AM

    Ha! My idea to get up early and study has been defenestrated...

  3. I read this post a few weeks ago but something just hit me.

    No, not a stick or a tennis ball.

    There was a band in Melbourne many years ago called Schnell Fenster, they included past members of Split Enz. Schnell Fenster means 'fast window' in German. Fenster being the window bit.

    Fenster - Fenestrate. They both share the same root word. Whack a 'de' on the front of fenestrate to turn it into a verb and it all begins to make sense.

    Ain't words great?


  4. Who the hell is Pat?

    It's me, Stu.

  5. Stu! Pat? Stu!!

    Please, please tell me that you woke up in the middle of the night thinking about that...


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