Tuesday, 24th February 2015

by Joshua Gaskell

Hesitation, deviation, repetition, phr.

Pronunciation: /hɛzɪˈteɪʃn diːvɪˈeɪʃn rɛpɪˈtɪʃn/
Etymology: < Ian Messiter, Kim Il Sung

1. With none of the above: instruction for contestants’ monologues on the panel show Just a Minute (BBC Radio, 1967–).
2. With neither of the first two and lots of the third: instruction for contestants’ monologues in the system of government Communism (North Korea, 1945–).

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