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Friday word: Yonderly

Because we need more y-words! ;)

This word must be, as best as I can ascertain, a colloquialism or slang. If anyone here knows more, please do comment!
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Yonderly

1. Absent minded

2. Mentally or emotionally distant

3. Mentally or physically weak or low

4. Vague


(definitions obtained from the Balkaar Dictionary; word originally found via this article, do check it out for several more interesting words and images:

A Visual Alphabet-Dictionary of Unusual Words from BrainPickings)

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theidolhands
Aug. 25th, 2014 12:45 am (UTC)
I am distinctly prone yonderly days.

I was always fond of saying "Over yonder", but did not realize the word could extend to this definition as well. Thank you!
med_cat
Aug. 25th, 2014 02:50 pm (UTC)
My pleasure! Not seen this word myself before.
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