Word of the Day. By De On October 24, 2007 In Uncategorized lexiphanes (lex-SIF-uh-neez) noun One who uses words pretentiously. [From Greek lexiphanes (phrase monger), from lexis (word or phrase) + -phaneia(to show).] -Anu Garg (words at wordsmith.org) Previous Chocolate Reviews: Dagoba New Moon & 3400 Phinney, Coconut Curry Next Joke of the Day. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.