THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
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(adjective) : Also related to "decrepit"
decrapitated (adjective) : A state of being run down; not pleasing to the eye. [A cross between dilapidated and crappy looking] Look how decrapitated that house looks. Submitted by: Patrick O'Grady from Oregon on Jul. 24, 2006 19:20 She never let the cats or dogs out. The whole house was decrapitated. —see previous listing,
Submitted by: Bruce from Idaho on Jul. 26, 2006 20:53
(adjective) : A state of being run down; not pleasing to the eye. [A cross between dilapidated and crappy looking]
Look how decrapitated that house looks.
Submitted by: Patrick O'Grady from Oregon on Jul. 24, 2006 19:20
(adjective) : An object that becomes unusable or is ruined in a particularly messy fashion.
She never let the cats or dogs out. The whole house was decrapitated.
Submitted by: cfscheu from New York on Jan. 21, 2006 08:27
decrapulate (verb) : To clean, organize or otherwise refine an animal, mineral or vegetable.
We must decrapulate this place! Now! —Samireh, 1-06-06
Submitted by: Samireh from California on Jan. 06, 2006 11:48
decroded (adjective) : moldy, old or crusty piece of waste
Submitted by: Sunsan Smart from Colorado on Feb. 15, 2007 10:26
decryptology (noun) : the study and interpretation of symbols and codes
Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Jan. 13, 2010 13:37
deculturalize (verb) : to deprive of cultural traditions and beliefs
Submitted by: Samantha Sullivan from Illinois on Apr. 24, 2013 23:49
decumber (verb) : To remove the stored funds from an account or accounts.
Please decumber the funds from the paper account so that we may apply them to the gasoline account.
Submitted by: Walt from North Carolina on Apr. 05, 2007 13:34
dedact (verb) : Remove or delete information. Blacken out words in a document.
"Social security numbers were dedacted from the document to protect individuals from identity theft."
Submitted by: Anonymous on Oct. 07, 2007 16:58
dedicatorial (adjective) : performed during a dedication
Submitted by: Anonymous on Aug. 20, 2009 10:00
dedipidity (noun) : extreme devotion to something (like work) to the point of stupidity
Why, you ask, am I still at work at 9 p.m.? Dedipidity!
Submitted by: sdh from Illinois on Feb. 13, 2009 16:35
dedorked (verb) : the past-tense act of verb meaning to transform oneself from societal dorkdome to normality
He used to be very geeky, but he has completely dedorked himself quite nicely.
Submitted by: Rachel Alford from Virginia on Apr. 16, 2007 21:36
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