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"instant getification"

(adjective) : To get something instantly.

I Google when I want "instant getification".

Submitted by: Doc OrlaK from Pennsylvania on Nov. 14, 2007 16:05

"it" factor (noun) : the state of being or representing a desirable trend, skill, or image

Simon [Cowell] pointed out her “It” factor, a combination of looks, talent and likability. —American Idol: Boston Auditions, TVFodder.com, January 12, 2010

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 18, 2010 14:59


(adjective) : (key-yule): A way of emphasizing that something is super-cool.

One Olson twin told the other that their net worth just went up a couple of notches and then they both said, "That's so kewl!"

Submitted by: Mary Kate & Ashley Olson T from California on Nov. 27, 2007 12:10

"lieclops" (noun) : A habitual liar.

Do not believe anything that "lieclops" tells you!

Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Mar. 26, 2008 09:30

"Loaded for bear!" (noun) : A metaphor meaning - like having a loaded rifle to take down a bear, you are ready to take on anything and have the back-up to defend yourself.

When they called me into a meeting regarding an error on the report that I updated, I was "Loaded for bear!".

Submitted by: Opra Windoodles Sister from Pennsylvania on Feb. 29, 2008 15:49

"low-rider" (noun) : Dogs that have short legs with a torso that is low to the ground.

A Pekingese or Dachshund, among others, is nicknamed "low-rider" by the veterinary community.

Submitted by: J.C. from Pennsylvania on Feb. 12, 2008 13:49

"matchy matchy" (adjective) : A term fashion designers use to describe an outfit where the color, it all matches - accessories (shoes, gloves, purse, etc...) all dyed to match - "matchy matchy"!

Her outfit was very cute even if it was just a little "matchy matchy".

Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Nov. 28, 2007 17:36

"Menergy" (noun) : A term coined by the late recording star, Patrick Cowley, to describe raw male sexuality at its best. Cowley's own hits included "Menergy" in 1981, a frank celebration of the gay club scene.

I love the song "Menergy" by Patrick Cowley because it really gets me hot and bothered! —Patrick Cowley, "Menergy" club single, 1981

Submitted by: Doc OrlaK from Pennsylvania on Nov. 02, 2007 09:15

"paycation" (noun) : Extra vacation time that you purchase from your work via weekly payroll deduction.

I purchase the maximum 5 days of "paycation" at my work.

Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Mar. 24, 2008 08:56

"Purple Flurp" (noun) : A fictional brand designed to imitate a real corporate brand, satirize a real corporate brand, or differentiate itself from real corporate brands.

Many high-quality American-made products and inventions of decades past have been transformed into sub-standard "Purple Flurp" by the foreign market and re-sold back to the States. —Consumer Reports Magazine

Submitted by: Anonymous on Sep. 19, 2007 11:16