New Words & Slang:
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arm candy (noun) : An attractive escort often used to convey an impression of success or status.
To flaunt his wealth the aging millionaire was accompanied by his arm candy.
Submitted by: Wm Lorenz from Canada on Feb. 21, 2006 17:11
updatable (adjective) : Expresses that something can be updated.
The database is updatable.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 21, 2006 16:23
hangar rash (noun) : Minor damage inflicted on an aircraft while it is in the hangar.
That dent in the wing isn't serious - it's just hangar rash.
Submitted by: Charles Stearman from United Kingdom on Feb. 21, 2006 12:20
leverageable (adjective) : marked by an advantage; having a more favorable position as a result of a specific asset.
"A leverageable advantage can be defined as a privileged market position that, however fleeting, provides a stepping stone to another privileged position." ~ Nicholas G. Carr —Nicholas G. Carr, Does It Matter?: Information Technology and the Corrosion of Competitive Advantage, April 1, 2004
Submitted by: Patrick Snyder from Virginia on Feb. 21, 2006 11:14
coolocity (noun) : The trait of being "cool" or popular; the state of acting cool.
The coolocity of the guy made him very attractive.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 21, 2006 09:23
(noun) : A large bird, usually used as a steed. usually seen in Gree, Red, Yellow, Black, Gold, and White.
Look, a Green Chocobo! —Squaresoft, Final Fantasy III, Summer of 1993
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 21, 2007 18:39
(adjective) : something which is beautiful while also being perfect.
As the teacher showed the class the fibonacci sequence in the center of the sunflower, a student responded "it's beautifect!"
Submitted by: Ray of Light from Illinois on Feb. 21, 2006 06:42
(verb) : to throw or toss
I'm going to huck this in the garbage can.
Submitted by: Tina DeMerchant from Connecticut on Jan. 04, 2010 23:27
netpreneur (noun) : An internet entrepreneur.
The netpreneur financed his online business using venture capital.
Submitted by: William Lorenz from New York on Feb. 21, 2006 03:28
urbanomics (noun) : A field of study involving understanding the socio-economic dynamics of cities.
The city's planning commission hired an expert in urbanomics to assist with infrastructure development.
Submitted by: William Lorenz from New York on Feb. 21, 2006 03:08