THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
G-status (noun) : A nonformal way of saying "gangster status." Gangster status is your rate of gangster qualities.
"Ooooo, girl. I can see you've been workin' on yo' G-status!" "Yea. I'm totally pimpin'."
Submitted by: Anonymous on Mar. 15, 2007 21:18
supples (other) : A form of saying "sup", with a cute and friendly twist to it.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Mar. 15, 2007 21:11
curricularly (adverb) : As pertaining to the curriculum
An administrative/faculty task force will create a list of suggested field trips to help guide teachers in proposing field trips that are developmentally and curricularly appropriate.
Submitted by: Liz Koravos from California on Mar. 15, 2007 19:39
(verb) : to lessen; to diffuse or weaken
When tempers get heated, you can always count on Ben to detensify the situation. —Ben, A very entertaining conversation, March 13, 2007
Submitted by: Ben from Ohio on Mar. 15, 2007 19:25
flurb (noun) : the excess skin on a dog; particularly around the mouth area; prominent in labrador retrievers
My dog's flurb collects siliva way too much.
Submitted by: Morgan from Illinois on Mar. 15, 2007 18:48
niftacular (adjective) : nifty and spectacular
WOAH! That kid is pretty niftacular.
Submitted by: Jessica* from Illinois on Mar. 15, 2007 17:50
train (adjective) : cool or cute
That guy is so train.
Submitted by: horsegirl from Illinois on Mar. 15, 2007 17:02
morphography (noun) : A term used to categorize or describe linguistic meaning that is related to writing (orthography). Specifically refers to the language of "Chatspeak", wherein paralinguistic features (i.e., bodily cues, tone, sarcasm) must be represented through visual means, such as emoticons, fonting/coloring of text, conscientious punticuation, or acro...
When analyzing chatroom data, much attention must be paid to morphography. Otherwise, the true meaning of the chatters's utterance might not be clear.
Submitted by: Addie on Mar. 15, 2007 15:55
ludicrosity (noun) : The quality or state of being ludicrous
Because of his poor planning, the idea of meeting the proposed deadline was thrust into ludicrosity.
Submitted by: Jason Davis from Texas on Mar. 15, 2007 15:25
(noun) : a very stupid tourist
The tourons come to this beautiful island and then spend all their time at the mall.
Submitted by: on Jun. 11, 2013 22:20
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