wawajete

This word is obscure, so most speakers will not understand it.

meaning

something that appears to break the rules but doesn't; faux edginess, provocation

see also

wuwojiti

usage

obscure · 4% usage

found in no book

coined post-pu · 2019

origin

toki pona · wuwojiti ‘(all the phonotactically unviable CV syllables in Toki Pona)’

by jan Tolin

author verbatim

•Something that appears to break the rules but doesn't

•Faux edginess

•Provocation

commentary

Coined in reference to wuwojiti, a sequence of all phonotactically unviable CV syllables in toki pona.

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