THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
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puddling (noun) : fishing from a kayak
Puddling has been going strong for several years, and based on experiences of the masses, the market seems to have settled out. A few years ago, sit-on-top (SOT) kayaks were all the rage. —Catch Cormier, louisianasportsman.com, July 30, 2003
Submitted by: Glen Cormier from Louisiana on Dec. 08, 2011 16:52
pudge (verb) : The kneading movement of a cat's paws.
Our cats pudge us when we are petting them.
Submitted by: The Felbers from Wisconsin on Aug. 02, 2006 17:53
pudmuddle (noun) : A mud puddle
Let's go jump in the pudmuddle!
Submitted by: TVHS Band members from Virginia on Feb. 13, 2006 12:53
puellarity (noun) : Girlishness- From Latin "puella" meaning girl
the fashionable girl was so proud of her puellarity that she decided to go into modeling. —my Latin class
Submitted by: Ln from North Carolina on Oct. 23, 2005 20:50
Puff (adjective) : awesome, wicked, cool, the ultimate
This is a seriously puff album —Dominos Pizza Australia,
Submitted by: Marty from Australia on Feb. 25, 2006 05:56
puff piece (noun) : a superficial article, interview or report that is done in a manner to flatter and promote the subject; over exaggerations that are used to spin favor in the subject's way while leaving out anything that would negatively affect the subject
After seeing the interview with the scandalous starlet, I realized that it was a puff piece because it left out all of her latest negative publicity.
Submitted by: Kimberly from Pennsylvania on Sep. 10, 2007 09:04
puffer (noun) : a down-filled, quilted jacket or vest typically made from nylon, polyester, or another synthetic material
Thanks to the faux fur around the hood and the fleece lining, my puffer keeps me warm all winter long.
Submitted by: Kimberly from Pennsylvania on Dec. 20, 2007 17:42
puffer-upper (noun) : One who goes above and beyond brownnosing.
I can't believe what a suck up he is. That guy is a real puffer-upper.
Submitted by: D. Barney from Virginia on Feb. 20, 2007 16:48
(noun) : This is not a purebred dog, This is a cross between a Pug and a Pekingese.
That's an adorable little puganese!
Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Jan. 07, 2008 11:59
pugapoo (noun) : a dog breed that is a cross between a pug and a poodle
For her birthday, Stephanie's husband gave her an adorable pugapoo.
Submitted by: Kimberly from Pennsylvania on Aug. 24, 2007 12:05
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