THE OPEN DICTIONARY
New Words & Slang
(interjection) : -used to emphasize a successful trick or witty remark
Submitted by: Steve from California on Feb. 20, 2014 16:50
tangentialize (verb) : to deviate from a topic : digress
As a result of Samuel's poor preparation, he tended to tangentialize in his essay.
Submitted by: Caleb Hilliard from Alabama on Feb. 20, 2014 15:34
switchology (noun) : the setting of switches on panels
Submitted by: on Feb. 18, 2014 08:22
gratiphonia (noun) : euphoria experienced while listening to music
When listening to Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2, I had a striking sense of gratiphonia.
Submitted by: Junior Escamilla from California on Feb. 17, 2014 16:14
(adjective) : able to text with both hands equally well
Submitted by: Odiguy from Florida on Feb. 17, 2014 11:19
Bellarina (noun) : a fan of the singer, dancer, and actress, Bella Thorne
A group of Bellarinas crowded around the hotel where Bella Thorne was staying.
Submitted by: on Feb. 16, 2014 21:14
(adjective) : full of color
That tie-dyed shirt is rainbowlicous.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 16, 2014 19:48
semordnilap (noun) : a word, phrase, or sentence that has the property of forming another word, phrase, or sentence when its letters are reversed
Did you know that "gateman" is a semordnilap of "nametag"?
Submitted by: Wordsmythologic from New York on Feb. 15, 2014 17:33
(adjective) : mean and snobby
Submitted by: on Mar. 02, 2014 12:48
minication (noun) : a mini vacation
Submitted by: on Feb. 13, 2014 20:31
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