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Thread #59418 Message #976733
Posted By: Rapparee
04-Jul-03 - 12:38 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
All I can find about the word "rumpus" is that the origin is unknown and that the first use was about 1764. I doubt that it's Latin, though...and it's certainly not a verb.