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Kiko (noun) : Kiko is a (meat) breed of goat that was developed in New Zealand, resistant to internal parasites, foot problems, and has high mothering characteristics. Adaptable to wetter regions such as the southwestern part of the United States. The leading registrar of the Kiko goat is the International Kiko Goat Association (IKGA)

The Kiko is the leading meat goat for control of unwanted vegetation.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 22, 2006 11:03

omigosh (interjection) : Used in writing when a person or persons says "oh my gosh" very quickly. Can be spelled several different ways, including "ohmigosh" or "omygosh"

Submitted by: The Johnsonator from Connecticut on Jan. 22, 2006 10:57

Whooziewhatsie (noun) : Similar in definition to "whatchamacallit" and "thingamabob". Used to describe an object whose name is unknown or tabooed

Submitted by: The Johnsonator from Connecticut on Jan. 22, 2006 10:54

Crudmuffins (interjection) : Exclamation used to express irritation at one's misfortune. If one is extremely agitated at their misfortune, they may replace "crud" with blunter, less euphemistic words that just might offend adjacent persons.

Submitted by: The Johnsonator from Connecticut on Jan. 22, 2006 10:47

Brain overload (other) : To use as an excuse when you get older (like me), and you forget words or other things.

Oh dear, I forgot your birthday—it must be brain overload. —Liliane J. Parbot-Johnson, self

Submitted by: Liliane J. Parbot-Johnson from Florida on Jan. 22, 2006 10:09

Hagleblast (noun) : The act of having the soul ripped from one's body, as seen on the tv show Dead Like Me.

Before the Hagleblast I was a sinfull person. —tv show (Dead Like Me), 2004

Submitted by: Rick from Canada on Jan. 22, 2006 09:29

Malhungrous (adjective) : In a bad mood due to hunger. I used this alot to explain away my toddler's bad mood.

If he doesn't get his meal exactly at 5, he becomes malhugrous.

Submitted by: Miguel from Massachusetts on Jan. 22, 2006 09:27


(adjective) : negative

Dont be negatory. —General Mcmullen, security engineer, May 4, 2008

Submitted by: gee from Illinois on May. 04, 2008 22:26

insigrevious (adjective) : Adj: A description of an act by a person or persons, or an organization(s) that is beyond insidious and/or egregious.

The eviction of that poor, elderly, sick person and her great-granchildren from their home in the dead of Winter, with nowhere to go is the most insigrevious act I have ever heard of.

Submitted by: Jon Peters from Arizona on Jan. 22, 2006 08:57

moronous (adjective) : a form of moron. as to perform a moronous act.

Submitted by: Dr. Mark from Massachusetts on Jan. 22, 2006 08:24