Browse Alphabetically: Di
diabesity (noun) : diabetes in combination with obesity
But the fat is replaced with flour and sugar, and the result we now have is one in two adults with diabesity—that's pre-diabetes or Type 2 diabetes—and almost one in four teenagers with pre-diabetes or Type 2 diabetes. —Dr. Mark Hyman, huffingtonpost.com, 03/07/2013
Submitted by: Fer from Texas on Mar. 15, 2013 12:00
diabetes overwhelmness (noun) : the state or condition of being overwhelmed by a diabetes treatment regimen
One of the keys, I think in reducing diabetes overwhelmness is to partner with your health care provider; to sit down with your health care provider and prioritize the one or two things that you can implement now. —Rita Louard, http://abcnews.go.com/Health/DiabetesLivingWith/story?id=3813547, January 11, 2008
Submitted by: Rob Whiting from Florida on Feb. 05, 2010 02:16
diabetical (adjective) : diabetic
Submitted by: Gayle Goodrich/Zachary Lester from Ohio on Jun. 19, 2011 18:38
diabological (adjective) : logical, but devilish or evil in concept
The idea to force us to train our own replacements to qualify for severence pay was diabological!
Submitted by: Anonymous on Dec. 18, 2005 09:40
diafanatic (noun) : one who is fond and in passion for diamonds
There are lots of women considered as diafrantic and it made them crazy. —mhel manansala,
Submitted by: mhel from United Arab Emirates on Feb. 01, 2008 03:11
dial (verb) : Derived from the acronym "down in a laydown". In the game of bridge, it refers to declarer making an error that causes him to go set (fail to make) an easy contract.
"We would have won the tournament if I hadn't dialed my 3NT contract on the last hand."
Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 21, 2006 15:22
dialysis (noun) : Paralysis of the brain and finger which causes a person to not phone someone because they do not want to. Often happens to salesmen
I wanted to call Mom to tell her we are putting her in a nursing home, but dialysis set in and I took a nap instead.
Submitted by: Blake D. Baird from Kentucky on Jul. 21, 2006 08:10
Dianaphile (noun) : A person who is obsessed with the memory of the late Princess Diana and will not let go.
I loved Princess Diana too, but to wallpaper your entire home with posters of her is something a Dianaphile would do.
Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Jun. 19, 2007 10:06
Diaphine (noun) : A pre-diagramed self generated particle that resides inside synaptic buttons held inside the Syncdiasum located in frontal lobe of the human brain; intermixes with existing neurotransmitters to generate extraordinary cognitions and physical reflex at specific points in time.
Submitted by: Kenneth Roberts from California on Dec. 11, 2005 23:08
diarize (verb) : to record an appointment in a diarary/dayplanner
Submitted by: Anonymous on Oct. 15, 2007 16:18