THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
re-canting (verb) : Putting cheap alcohol into expensive wine bottles.
Another penny-pinchng tip from Jeff Yeager is "re-canting". —Dan Zak, Washington Post, 17 April 2006
Submitted by: Zahra from Malaysia on Apr. 19, 2006 01:39
Yowza! (interjection) : Wow!
Submitted by: rap from California on Apr. 18, 2006 23:25
Interfrastically (adverb) : To move or to do something quickly.
"I shall return interfrastically" —Black Adder, Rowan Atkinson
Submitted by: Kara P. from Oregon on Apr. 18, 2006 21:04
kersplat (verb) : a splatter or fall of an object;usually one that makes a mess-slang for splatter. can be used as a sound.
When I dropped my soup bowl it went kersplat!
Submitted by: CarrieVex from Ohio on Apr. 18, 2006 20:19
(adjective) : fantastic, fabulous, amazing, exciting
You look fantabulous!
Submitted by: Jazzy from Utah on Dec. 17, 2007 23:05
Authentificate (noun) : A certificate of authenticity.
I just bought a teaspoon used by Winston Churchill. It came with an authentificate, so I'm confident that it was really his.
Submitted by: Andrew Baum from Wisconsin on Apr. 18, 2006 10:42
fake-n-bake (adjective) : Describing the tan given by tanning salons.
Submitted by: Michael Cook from California on Apr. 18, 2006 01:18
click! (verb) : It's a way of saying "Oh I just got it" like when a light bulb goes click so you say click when you've finally got something. (I have to use this a lot!)
"Ohhhh click I get what your saying now!"
Submitted by: ??? I dunno who I am d=0] from Wisconsin on Apr. 17, 2006 16:45
Aiight (other) : slang~ for yes or yeah
Call me later, said Shaniqua Aiight, answer Malcom
Submitted by: Skiddalz on Apr. 17, 2006 14:57
logondola (noun) : A see-sawing situation where you can alternatively log on to your e-mail and the next minute you're locked out.
Submitted by: Zahra from Malaysia on Apr. 17, 2006 03:25
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