To decline instantly, before thinking.
My best friend invited me to join his parents for dinner — their treat — at my favorite restaurant, but I prefused. Hours later, at Taco Bell, I regretted my snap decision.
dewhaft (dew + haft)
To harness the ephemeral without discernible purpose, or with a false air of purpose.
He has dewhafted the dew, affixing a tool handle to the morning dew, as if to promote the wielding of the dew like a rake or a shovel. And for what? Who will use the dew like a tool like that? Nobody. Thanks for the dewhaft. Do you see what you've given us? Nothing. You have only frustrated and confused those of us who have tried to care.