THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
Whatsit : Term used to describe an object when the correct name for it temporally (or sometimes permanently) forgotten.
Person 1: Where is the screwdriver? Person 2: It's in the whatsit...toolbox.
Submitted by: Birdy from United Kingdom on Feb. 13, 2006 16:20
bboy (noun) : a breakdancer or dancer using acrobatic moves
"hey look at that bboy go"
Submitted by: chance from Texas on Feb. 13, 2006 16:18
(noun) : a utensil that is a combination of a spoon and a fork
Food tastes better when eaten with a spork!
Submitted by: Beth Palas from Iowa on Aug. 25, 2011 21:04
fatty (adjective) : cool
Man, that's fatty! —rachel, myself, 2-13-06
Submitted by: Rachel on Feb. 13, 2006 15:57
(adjective) : A way of saying a person is or looks stupid. It comes from the movie Forrest Gump. Gump is used more for personality traits, while Gumpy is used more for physical appearance.
John doesn't know what he's talking about, he's such a gump. John is the gumpy looking guy over near the wall. —Film Forrest Gump
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 13, 2006 15:55
Compooper (noun) : a really bad computer such as one that has no internet or anything on it
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 13, 2006 15:49
(interjection) : Used to gloat about a) having pulled the wool over one's eyes; b) having made a very witty jab at someone; c) having won a game of witty repartee. (The equivalent of "ha-ha, you lose", or "zing!").
Yoink! Didn't see that one coming, did ya?
Submitted by: George from Canada on Feb. 13, 2006 15:41
ponk (noun) : Glasses that are oval with red, black or silver outline.
"Are you going to choose the ponk glasses?" —, 13/February/06
Submitted by: Bekll from North Carolina on Feb. 13, 2006 15:33
cruppy (adjective) : A mix between crappy and cruddy, it means not good, bad, boring, not enjoyable.
The speech was cruppy.
Submitted by: Vemo from California on Feb. 13, 2006 15:30
(noun) : to be confused and puzzled
Submitted by: Brandee from Tennessee on Mar. 16, 2007 08:09
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