Not Words

This is a list of words that don’t exist but do in my head. In future, they will be stored here.


1. Hacro
Noun.
Definition: A method of speeding up a repetitive task on a computer that still involves human action. A human macro.
Example: Changing the last character in a list of sentences by mindlessly pressing the same short sequence of keys until they all appear done.
(Most often involves the sequence [right-arrow], [down arrow], [delete])
References: Macro. Human.


2. Kinese
Verb.
Definition: To apply or imbue kinetic energy.
References: Move.


3. Clatterdown
Noun.
Definition: A cast-iron spiral staircase.
Attributes: Onomatopoeic.
Etymology: Named for its dangerous potential to ironically descend its user.
References: Staircase.