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chyron

(noun) : a graphic that contains words that is visible at the bottom of a TV screen

Submitted by: Terri from Virginia on Aug. 04, 2014 16:59

FedEx (verb) : to ship by Federal Express

I signed my contract on a Saturday and FedExed it to my lawyer.

Submitted by: Cathy Short from California on Aug. 03, 2014 15:50

blech

(interjection) : used to express disgust

Would you like some soup? Blech. I hate soup.

Submitted by: Devin Massens from Illinois on Aug. 03, 2014 09:51

boomerologist

(noun) : one who studies or comments on the baby boomer generation

Submitted by: on Aug. 02, 2014 13:27

boomerology

(noun) : the study of the baby-boom generation and its effect on society

Boomerology is becoming one of the hottest areas of study because of the continued interest in how baby boomers are aging.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Aug. 02, 2014 13:20

utilitous (adjective) : very useful

With the advent of the downloadable app, the smartphone has become more utilitous than its predecessor.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jul. 29, 2014 20:05

Nigerianization (noun) : the instruction of foreigners (as immigrants) in Nigerian history, government, and culture

Submitted by: on Jul. 29, 2014 17:55

Australianization (noun) : the instruction of foreigners (as immigrants) in Australian history, government, and culture

Submitted by: on Jul. 29, 2014 17:54

Asianization (noun) : the instruction of Westerners in Asian history and culture

Submitted by: on Jul. 29, 2014 17:52

motovlog (noun) : a vlog recorded while driving a motorcycle

Submitted by: Atle Solbakken from Norway on Jul. 29, 2014 12:36

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