THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
(adjective) : amazing and wonderful
I'm having a fantabulicious day today!
Submitted by: Anne O. from Michigan on Feb. 06, 2008 21:38
(noun) : The meal that combines lunch and dinner - sort of like you say "brunch" for a late breakfast that also serves as lunch.
I'm meeting my friends around 4pm for dinch.
Submitted by: Chrissie Lake from Georgia Us on Apr. 05, 2007 15:34
pre-palettizer (noun) : a menu appetizer, specifically pre-selected based on your meal to compliment it's flavor, color and presentation.
To set off the Lemon in the main course, the chef arranged a cracked pepper pre-palettizer salad.
Submitted by: fil from California on Nov. 22, 2005 13:29
Basilic (adjective) : having or relating to the smell, taste and or texture of basil.
Having just transplanted the herb bush, my hands were quite basilic.
Submitted by: fil from California on Nov. 22, 2005 13:23
(noun) : A non-magical person in the Harry Potter world
Submitted by: Anonymous on Oct. 20, 2007 22:41
crantastic (adjective) : fantastic in a cranberry fashion
Ocean Spray's new cranberry juice is the most crantastic yet! —Ocean Spray,
Submitted by: Anonymous on Nov. 22, 2005 11:35
calvinball (noun) : Any game or otherwise structured activity wherein the rules seem completely arbitrary, spontaneous, biased or otherwise meaningless.
It is nearly impossible to cheat in calvinball. —Bill Watterson, Calvin and Hobbes
Submitted by: David Daneman from Kansas on Nov. 22, 2005 11:33
amerigance (noun) : tendency towards unilateralism, refusal to admit the obvious
Non-americans have long complained of what they percieve as the amerigance of americans. —David Daneman,
Submitted by: David Daneman from Kansas on Nov. 22, 2005 11:26
prack (noun) : one who is overly dependent upon logic, proof, and/or reason
Skeptisism is a characteristic of all pracks.
Submitted by: Carey Upton from South Carolina on Nov. 22, 2005 09:43
(adjective) : hillarious and hysterical at the same time.
That joke was hilarical.
Submitted by: Jessica Ronczka from Pennsylvania on Jan. 20, 2006 12:57
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