Example sentences for: spooner

How can you use “spooner” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In both of these instances, Freud would argue that Spooner merely voiced what has long been repressed in Academe.

  • Although Freud, so far as I know, did not discuss Spoonerisms on his classic analysis of slips-of-the-tongue, his theories as to the psychoanalytic implications of transposed sounds, such as those attributed to Rev. Spooner, could have been usefully added to Learn To Spike Lunars [ XVIII , 4] by Robert Archibald Ford.

  • The answer is, to Spooner's eternal glory, that the warhorse darts into the fray.

  • Spooner admitted “occasional infelicities in verbal diction” but became openly irritated when his name was associated with oral transpositions.

  • As I often say: “To spooner not to spoon?”

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