Friday, August 29

Political Patois: Pleonexia

pleonexia

PRONUNCIATION:
(pli-uh-NEK-see-uh)

MEANING:
noun: Excessive or insatiable covetousness.

ETYMOLOGY:
From Greek pleonektein (to be greedy), from pleion (more) + ekhein (have).

POLITICAL USAGE: The Magic Negro's pleonexia for the White House might only be exceeded by the Lizard Queen's.