Jerk? Try One of These Five Snarky Words Instead - Page 2
Lastly, we have the hacker's bane, the term “neophyte.” Everyone thinks they are good at something. Neophytes, on the other hand, are decidedly not good. According to the American Heritage Dictionary, neophyte means “a beginner or novice." If you want to cut deep to the bone, hinting that they are unskilled and foolish is a great way to slide the dagger in. Next time someone pwns you at Online Poker, call them a neophyte. I dare you.
There is a whole lexicon of demeaning and horrible words - the key is finding words with a deeper meaning, words with flair. Next time someone makes you furious, agitated, or miserable, demonstrate how these five words pinpoint their questionable morals, foolishness, or genuine evil. Sorting out the best terms takes some time, but you now stand armed and ready for tomorrow's work day. Cheers!