THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
(verb) : to use Facebook
Submitted by: Josh Rudolph from Pennsylvania on May. 20, 2013 19:58
finkle (verb) : To fiddle with, mess with, usually with the intent to annoy; finkling is generally an action involving the fingers.
He affectionately finkled her hair.
Submitted by: Selena from North Carolina on Dec. 11, 2005 12:00
Zipperhead (noun) : An empty-headed person; i.e., a person with a zipper in their head through which their brain has been removed.
He's a real zipperhead, don't expect a useful answer from him.
Submitted by: RedOregon from Texas on Dec. 11, 2005 11:50
linkism (noun) : the belief that hard work and desire will lead to success
Submitted by: Anonymous on Dec. 11, 2005 11:48
(noun) : a person who is an annoying attention-seeker
Submitted by: Brian Austin from California on May. 04, 2014 12:27
dictophilic (adjective) : Loving dictionaries, both online and offline!
He goes on Merriam-Webster online, because he is so dictophilic!
Submitted by: A. A. Webbinghunt from Maryland on Dec. 11, 2005 10:36
ex-laws (noun) : What your in-laws become after the divorce.
I'm having dinner with the ex-laws tonight. They are such good people. Too bad their son isn't more like them.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Dec. 11, 2005 09:56
darqlyte (noun) : 1: A shy and/or lonely person; a loner. 2: Someone who is anti-social.
He's a real darqylte: doesn't go to parties or hang out with his friends alot.
Submitted by: J.FrancisWard from Japan on Dec. 11, 2005 08:22
Spyral (noun) : A collective noun for anti-spyware and anti-viral software to protect against Internet spyware and e-mail viruses.
Is your anti-spyral software up to date?
Submitted by: Gaye from South Africa on Dec. 11, 2005 01:16
nastitude (adjective) : A nasty attitude.
I created this word. Example: She had such a nastitude. —Samantha James,
Submitted by: Samantha from New York on Dec. 11, 2005 00:05
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