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Do you have a plethora of anything?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Lascarina, Jan 2, 2016.

  1. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    I was just reading that a poster has a plethora of knives and I got to wondering whether I have a plethora of anything. Have you?
     
  2. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    and pens Lascarina :)
     
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  3. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Socks...
     
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  4. lindenlea

    lindenlea Star commenter

    Teaspoons possibly, but I'm good at throwing things out so generally no. I had new teaspoons for Christmas while my old teaspoons are also quite nice, hence the plethora.
     
  5. ninenotes

    ninenotes Senior commenter

    I had a plethora of cheeses but I just ate the last of them.
     
  6. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    Paper clips. Actually, I probably have a kilopleth of them.
     
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  7. jacob

    jacob Lead commenter

    I had a plethora of socks, and ordered more from Sockshop, so I thought I had better have a deplethorise. I'm probably down to about 20 pairs now, which I don't think is "plethora" territory.

    Cambridge dic: "a very large amount of something, especially a larger amount than you need, want, or can deal with"
     
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  8. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    What a very good word!
     
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  9. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    I know you want to know and I have counted the knives.
    I have a drawer full (114)
    Pens - in excess of 150 (I'm working my way through them to see how many work and have only got that far)
     
  10. cuteinpuce

    cuteinpuce Star commenter

    I have a ridiculous plethroa of pens that don't work. I keep meaning to go through them but it never seems enough of a priority. Perhaps in the Easter holidays...
     
  11. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    I have a plethora of opinions.

    Much good that does me.
     
  12. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    But why?
     
  13. RedQuilt

    RedQuilt Star commenter

    I've got a plethora of things to iron.
     
  14. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    There was nothing on TV today, I'm still limping badly and it was wet and dreary :)
    I only realised whilst sorting paperwork out a couple of weeks ago (tx return) that I still had so many pens
     
  15. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    Is it ridiculous because it is a 'plethroa'?
     
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  16. aspensquiver_2

    aspensquiver_2 Senior commenter

    Afghan rugs.
     
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  17. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    Why? Have I missed a story here?
     
  18. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    Weavings. I had a brief obsession.
     
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  19. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    Well when I moved here I have very little of anything and people (friends and family) donated spares
    Then other family passed on stuff that I had stored in lofts and cupboards ad it all sort of got complicated
     
  20. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    Did you weave them yourself?
     

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