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21st Aug '16 1:09:28 PM nombretomado
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* {{Edge}} and {{Christian}} were infamous for doing this sort of thing. The best example was ramipercussions, a combination of ramifications and repercussions. Also, due to the TripleH-led [[Wrestling/TheCorporation Corporation]] / DGenerationX alliance being alternately called the "[=McMahon-Helmsley=] Faction" and the "[=McMahon-Helmsley=] Regime", they called it the "Fac-gime" and "Fregime".

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* {{Edge}} Wrestling/{{Edge}} and {{Christian}} Wrestling/{{Christian}} were infamous for doing this sort of thing. The best example was ramipercussions, a combination of ramifications and repercussions. Also, due to the TripleH-led [[Wrestling/TheCorporation Corporation]] / DGenerationX alliance being alternately called the "[=McMahon-Helmsley=] Faction" and the "[=McMahon-Helmsley=] Regime", they called it the "Fac-gime" and "Fregime".
14th Aug '16 9:48:40 AM nombretomado
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* What happens when you take the setting of ''DissidiaFinalFantasy'' to the Nintendo3DS, and then you [[GenreShift shift the genre]] from a FightingGame to a RhythmGame? You get "Theatre + Rhythm", both words blended into the title of the new game: ''TheatrhythmFinalFantasy''.

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* What happens when you take the setting of ''DissidiaFinalFantasy'' ''VideoGame/DissidiaFinalFantasy'' to the Nintendo3DS, and then you [[GenreShift shift the genre]] from a FightingGame to a RhythmGame? You get "Theatre + Rhythm", both words blended into the title of the new game: ''TheatrhythmFinalFantasy''.
7th Aug '16 3:51:49 PM eroock
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* In ''Film/{{Deadpool 2016}}'', Weasel comes up with the word "afrangry" since there seems to be no word for being half afraid, half angry.
3rd Jul '16 12:25:12 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''ReynaldoTheAssassin'' gives us "dadsassin" (a dad [[SecretLegacy who is an assassin]]) and "swordsassin" (an assassin with a sword).

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* ''ReynaldoTheAssassin'' ''Machinima/ReynaldoTheAssassin'' gives us "dadsassin" (a dad [[SecretLegacy who is an assassin]]) and "swordsassin" (an assassin with a sword).
26th May '16 11:22:34 AM mynameisntslick
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* In [[http://archiveofourown.org/series/82162 Stars From Home]], Scott and Hank use "groovetacular" (groovy + spectacular).
22nd May '16 12:48:21 AM Snicka
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* In ''WesternAnimation/KungFuPanda3'', the kung-fu masters who have their chi stolen turn into green living statues. When Tigress refers to them as "jade zombies", Po and Monkey both dub them "jombies".
8th May '16 7:04:37 PM eroock
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Anomalisa}}'' is a combination of "Anomaly" and "Lisa".
8th May '16 5:51:20 PM eroock
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->"You can't take two words and put them together to make one stupid word!"
-->--'''Bob Belcher''', ''WesternAnimation/BobsBurgers''

A '''portmanteau'''[[note]](pronounced \pȯrt-ˈman-(ˌ)tō\ or "port-man-TOE")[[/note]] is a [[{{Neologism}} new word]] formed by joining two others and combining their meanings; "smog" is a blend of "smoke" and "fog"; "motel" is a portmanteau word made by combining "motor" and "hotel". Essentially, the written equivalent of Literature/{{Frankenstein}}'s monster.

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->"You ->''"You can't take two words and put them together to make one stupid word!"
-->--'''Bob
word!"''
-->-- '''Bob
Belcher''', ''WesternAnimation/BobsBurgers''

A '''portmanteau'''[[note]](pronounced portmanteau[[note]](pronounced \pȯrt-ˈman-(ˌ)tō\ or "port-man-TOE")[[/note]] is a [[{{Neologism}} new word]] formed by joining two others and combining their meanings; "smog" is a blend of "smoke" and "fog"; "motel" is a portmanteau word made by combining "motor" and "hotel". Essentially, the written equivalent of Literature/{{Frankenstein}}'s monster.
1st Apr '16 10:23:24 PM nombretomado
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* This exchange from ''TheDrewCareyShow'' regarding Drew's cyber-date is full of them.

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* This exchange from ''TheDrewCareyShow'' ''Series/TheDrewCareyShow'' regarding Drew's cyber-date is full of them.
19th Mar '16 3:35:37 AM Hossmeister
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