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anthropleny (noun) : Anthropleny can be defined as those things in a human society which allow citizens to live long, cooperative, purposeful, fulfilled lives.

Improvements in economic efficiency often result in lower levels of anthropleny. —TheNewCommoner.org

Submitted by: Sam Dronebarger on Jan. 21, 2006 07:43

Proprietarianism (noun) : Belief in personal ownership

A basic premise of Proprietarianism is that it should cost no more to be poor than it does to be rich —TheNewCommoner.org

Submitted by: Sam Dronebarger on Jan. 21, 2006 07:39

First Mate (noun) : Spouse of the President of the United States. This term is gender neutral and covers both First Lady and First Gentleman, or what ever term would be used in the case of a married Madam President. It also covers the "significant other" of a homosexual (male or female) president. (This is a term I coined and have not seen or submitted anyw...

The President and the First Mate attended the gala at the Kennedy Center last night. —Dennis Martin, This Open Dictionary Entry, 01212006

Submitted by: Dennis Martin from North Carolina on Jan. 21, 2006 07:26

skiff

(noun) : a light dusting : a small amount

We only got a skiff of snow from the storm last night.

Submitted by: ML Boland from Hawaii on Nov. 05, 2009 12:27

sheet-cheese (noun) : pre-packaged flat square single piece of processed cheese

Mom, can I have 2 sheet-cheese on my sandwich?

Submitted by: Zane's dad from Tennessee on Jan. 21, 2006 07:19

unbareable

(verb) : ALSO IMPOSSIBLE TO BE AROUND

MRS. JONES HUSBAND IS AN UNBEARABLE PERSON. —UNKNOWN,

Submitted by: JEFF REES from South Carolina on Jan. 21, 2006 07:17

Wally World

(noun) : Nickname for Wal-Mart; see also Wal-Billy.

Shop for all your needs at Wally World!

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jul. 19, 2007 09:51

demlibcomsochacrats (noun) : One word to describe the political left - joining Democrat, Liberal, Communist, Socialists all into one word

The protesters were Demlibcomsochacrats at Walter Reed Hospital. The Demlibcomsochacrats all opposed Judge Roberts confirmation. —Web site Forums

Submitted by: CYBORG from Illinois on Jan. 21, 2006 07:15

unbareable

(verb) : ALSO IMPOSSIBLE TO BE AROUND

MRS. JONES HUSBAND IS AN UNBEARABLE PERSON. —UNKNOWN,

Submitted by: JEFF REES from South Carolina on Jan. 21, 2006 07:17

EARBOB (noun) : ALSO ONE OF THOSE FANCY EARRINGS THAT LADIES WEAR THESE DAYS

YOUR EARBOBS SURE LOOK NICE —UNKNOWN,

Submitted by: JEFF REES from South Carolina on Jan. 21, 2006 06:58

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