Hilarious Old Words That Should Still Be Used Today

07/16/2012 11:00 am ET | Updated Jul 16, 2012
  • Marielle Wakim thoughtcatalog.com

By Marielle Wakim
Thought Catalog

The folks at Merriam-Webster and the Oxford English dictionary are largely considered the gatekeepers of the word world granting status to young, upstart slang terms. But who decides when a comeback is in order? Work these into a conversation today, and let's see if we can get anything to stick...

14 Old Words That Should Still Be Used Today

This slideshow originally appeared as an article on the Thought Catalog, a partner of HuffPost College. You should follow them on Twitter!