Oops They Did It Again: Those Malaprops

THE DAILY Q #248


InQuire more:  What’s a malaprop?

noun
noun: malapropism
  1. the mistaken use of a word in place of a similar-sounding one, often with unintentionally amusing effect, as in, for example, “dance a flamingo ” (instead of flamenco ).  Or “I need to get a new prescription (vs. subscription) for that magazine.” Or “They’re coming in groves (vs. droves).”
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