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contrasty (adjective) : characterized by high levels of light and dark

That photograph is very contrasty. —Daneman,

Submitted by: David Daneman from Kansas on Apr. 13, 2006 12:15

ace : A Volleyball term used to described a served ball that contacts two or less players and does not go back over the net.

We won the game off an ace, it hit James and Micheal, but it hit the floor.

Submitted by: Jamil from Arizona on Apr. 12, 2006 22:38


(verb) : to indirectly send someone an e-mail : to send that person a carbon copy of e-mail that was addressed or primarily intended for another person

I cc'd you when I sent him the e-mail.

Submitted by: OLB from Colorado on Sep. 26, 2007 10:57

leena (noun) : a small palm tree..a well known arabic name as well!

its my name!..lol

Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2006 17:07

slush-minded (adjective) : slow in thought processes; esp. to the point where problems arise as a result

"slush-minded society"

Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2006 17:02


(noun) : a person that is both your friend and your enemy

" I don't know. She's my friend and my enemy," Chase said. " She's a frienemy!" his little sister said.

Submitted by: loretta on Mar. 22, 2008 06:49


(adjective) : crazy drunk

All the party goers were krunk!

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jul. 16, 2007 13:01

underqualified (adjective) : Does not fully meet standards specified to hold a position or title.

The No Child Left Behind act requires states to ensure that underqualified teachers complete programs to meet the requirement for "highly qualified teachers." —National Governors Association article on NCLB, NGA Web site, 2006

Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 11, 2006 17:11


(noun) : trash that accumulates over time in a car

Submitted by: Hailey McCann from Florida on Apr. 01, 2014 09:59

stoopy (adjective) : a combination of the words "stupid" and "dumb" often used when putting someone or something down

such as "you're stoopy" or "that was really stoopy. i never want to do it again." —stacy, m, 11 april 2006

Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 11, 2006 15:37