THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
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relaborate (verb) : To tell an extensive story all over again.
After Mimi finished telling me all of her elaborate drama, she called someone else to relaborate it.
Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Jan. 23, 2008 16:37
relavffection (noun) : When a relative comes to visit and cheeks are pinched; usually to be walked away from with lipstick on your face
When Aunt Thelma came to visit, I was smothered witn relavffection.
Submitted by: bubbalet from Kentucky on Sep. 01, 2007 11:50
relaxful (adjective) : relaxing
I spent a relaxful weekend at the spa.
Submitted by: Robert Carlson from Texas on Jul. 05, 2009 21:33
relaz (verb) : To relax and be lazy
Today is a relazing day. I want to relaz today. Let's take a picnic basket and blanket to the beach and have a relaz day.
Submitted by: Eric Tan from Washington on Oct. 31, 2005 13:01
releasal (noun) : an individual set to be released from jail or prison
I'm sending the releasal to the booking desk for processing. (also "google" the other misuses of the word releasal on numerous websites. it has become common slang)
Submitted by: Marty Simpson from Texas on Mar. 21, 2008 15:24
relical (adjective) : showing the characteristics of a relic
The slice of toast bearing the image of Mary was deemed a relical rye.
Submitted by: Logan Bertram from North Carolina on Jun. 25, 2008 21:48
religicrit (noun) : one whose actions are in opposition to their proclaimed religious beliefs
Submitted by: Shannon from Ohio on Jan. 24, 2006 11:27
religiocentric (adjective) : based on or from the perspective of religion
Submitted by: Nikki from Illinois on Sep. 24, 2009 17:23
religiophobia (noun) : fear of religion
His religiophobia was evident when he discussed religious topics.
Submitted by: Bob Levinsky from California on Aug. 06, 2010 08:09
religitics (noun) : politics influenced by religious views
Submitted by: Rachael Waguespack from California on Sep. 01, 2010 13:04
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