Shashi Tharoor’s tweets are as famous as the man himself, if not more so. 

Hindustan Times

And with this tweet, he has added yet another uncommon word to our dictionaries – ‘lalochezia’. 

Only this time, instead of leaving his followers rushing to hunt the meaning, he provided the meaning of the word himself. 


Clearly, the tweet is directed at his trolls, and supportive twitterati had their fair share of words, though none as complex, to respond with:

Mr. Tharoor, you sure are the champion of obscure words!