double-u double-u

Definition(s):

  • (n) the 23rd letter of the Roman alphabet

Usage(s):

  • Bless all the sergeants and double-u o ones, Bless all the corp'rals and their blinkin' sons.

News

  1. Hocky's historic misspelling

    Hockey gives us plenty of names that are hard to spell, from the devious double-U-double-K combo of Tuukka Rask to the manic orgy of consonants that makes up pretty much every Russian player’s last name. But the word “hockey” itself isn’t hard to spell at all.
    on November 8, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. A Major U.S. Newspaper Intentionally Misspelled "Hockey" as "Hocky" for Decades

    Hockey gives us plenty of names that are hard to spell, from the devious double-U-double-K combo of Tuukka Rask to the manic orgy of consonants that makes up pretty much every Russian player’s last name. But the word “hockey” itself isn’t hard to spell at all.
    on November 7, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

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