Not As Catchy As 'Webaqoof' But 29-Letter Long: Shashi Tharoor's New Word

Congress parliamentarian Shashi Tharoor's latest wordplay is longer than 'lalochezia' and may not be as catchy as 'webaqoof', but it's a 29-letter tongue-twister compressed into a single word. Mr Tharoor 'unveiled' the word floccinaucinihilipilification to the public in a tweet that also introduced his new book The Paradoxical Prime Minister, on whose cover Prime Minister Narendra Modi is seen examining closely a wax figure of himself with his hands folded at Madame Tussauds museum.

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