Earlier I found this list
of obsolete words. It's got classics like "pussyvan" and "wonder-wench" but the best is surely this one:
: Divining by the coagulation of cheese
I can just imagine some Romanian grandma back in the day up in Fond du Lac huddled over a vat trying to divine whether the Acme Packers will beat the Decatur Staleys on Sunday.
Labels: Humor, Words