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It’s a useful noun and a verb..

“kluge”

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   . Sort of rhymes with “luge” (the Olympic sled)

   . has a variant spelling

   . both forms are Scrabble acceptable

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   The following Oxford Online Dictionary definition we’ve slightly modified:

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   kludge |klo͞oj|  informal  [accepted variant: kluge]

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as a noun

An ill-assorted collection of parts assembled to fulfill a particular purpose.

In computing:  A machine, system, or program that has been badly put together.

  as a verb [ with obj. ]

To use ill-assorted parts to make (something):  Hugh had to kludge something together.

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ORIGIN 1960s (originally US): invented word, perhaps symbolic.

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   English is especially friendly to new words. Scrabble also agrees here and, of course, accepts the -ed and -ing verb endings. This is a word some of you out there will enjoy.