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Sharp Introduces 90-Inch Television Set That Truly Impresses
2012-06-19 09:41:29

John Neumann for redOrbit.com Just when you thought you had settled down with the largest, clearest television set you would ever need, an even larger and clearer model is making its way to a living room near you. Along with a series of 60-inch, 70-inch, and 80-inch sets announced earlier in the year, television maker Sharp is unveiling a new 90-inch model, the Aquos LC-90LE745U, at an event in New York City today. The name is a handful and doesn´t roll off the tongue but it should...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'