Between easily-excitable news organizations and attention-getting stunts on social networks, a raft of new word-forms spontaneously generates everyday. This was my last straw:
It’s snowing in Chicago right now. It snows a good deal in Chicago. And yet, we’ve gone centuries without striving for ‘snowphistication.’
Please; if it’s not in the OED, and you’re not making a joke, think twice about creating a Frankenstein word. We have over 800,000 perfectly good words to choose from already.