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  • a poisonous substance produced by a living organism

    August 12, 2009

  • a bro

    August 12, 2009

  • an incidental or secondary product made in the making of something else

    August 12, 2009

  • Without a point or pointed process; blunt.

    August 12, 2009

  • surf-water-skiing" and "surf-skateboarding"

    August 12, 2009

  • a loud voice

    August 11, 2009

  • food that after consumed leaves a large acid residue in metabolism

    August 11, 2009

  • (alter: amberoid) - a material made to resemble amber

    August 11, 2009

  • bixie (plural bixies)

    1. A chimaera-like figure common in Chinese and Persian art.

    2. Variant emoticons used BIX (the BIX Information eXchange); the term survived the demise of BIX itself.

    August 11, 2009

  • The most common (smiley) bixie is <@_@>

    From the jargonfile

    August 11, 2009

  • a doodad, doohickey, gizmo; thingumabob

    August 10, 2009

  • to give it your all, using all available means or resources

    August 9, 2009

  • I always put the definition if it has not been listed before, even if it is obvious. ;)

    http://www.wordnik.com/words/beer-swilling

    August 9, 2009

  • someone annoying or dumb (slang)

    August 8, 2009

  • made for a small child

    August 8, 2009

  • provides a boost to handle fear or stress

    August 8, 2009

  • OCD, is an anxiety disorder and is characterized by recurrent, unwanted thoughts (obsessions) and/or repetitive behaviors (compulsions). Repetitive behaviors such as handwashing, counting, checking, or cleaning are often performed with the hope of preventing obsessive thoughts or making them go away.

    August 8, 2009

  • deafness or difficulty in hearing

    August 8, 2009

  • drinking beer in large measure

    August 8, 2009

  • describes something that acts in two ways, often with one negative and one positive effect

    August 8, 2009

  • A method of finely dicing vegetables

    August 8, 2009

  • A coin made of gold or silver, minted at Byzantium and used in currency throughout medieval Europe

    August 8, 2009

  • covered with a deep red color leaning toward purple

    August 7, 2009

  • spagyric - relating to or resembling alchemy

    August 7, 2009

  • a prospector who sought fortune during the California goldrush of 1849.

    August 1, 2009

  • a drop of water from melting snow or ice

    August 1, 2009

  • afraid; backward; reluctant

    August 1, 2009

  • hurtful, unpleasant

    August 1, 2009

  • a light, airy cake

    August 1, 2009

  • a bouncer (Brit. slang)

    July 31, 2009

  • To dry and smoke; as, to blote herrings

    July 31, 2009

  • Kombu is a kelp, a brown seaweed cultivated in Japan.

    July 31, 2009

  • Okay, thanks. Hopefully the new edit is a better definition.

    July 31, 2009

  • Marine Corps Dictionary: Gofasters == Sneakers

    July 31, 2009

  • stick-hopper : a hurdler

    July 31, 2009

  • swipey - intoxicated

    July 31, 2009

  • nypper - a cut purse (thieves cant)

    July 31, 2009

  • nubbing-cheat: the gallows (thieves cant)

    July 31, 2009

  • Comrogue - a fellow rogue.

    July 31, 2009

  • Just an obscure word for an ordinary raisin. :0

    July 31, 2009

  • I found it in Mrs. Byrne's Dictionary. It is definitely medieval.

    Not much about it on the net although it is used in 'Sir Gawain and the Green Knight."


    Note: It can also mean briskly, quickly

    July 31, 2009

  • It's a variant of lashings.
    lashings - a great plenty; abundance (chiefly British)

    July 31, 2009

  • licker - beyond my conception, beyond my reach. (that licks me)
    "That's a licker to me." Similar to "that beats the heck out of me."

    July 31, 2009

  • lib - to sleep.

    July 31, 2009

  • letty – a bed.

    July 31, 2009

  • lel – to take, catch, arrest (Gypsy)

    July 31, 2009

  • also:
    yog – fire (Gypsy)

    July 31, 2009

  • lashins - (Irish) large quantities

    July 31, 2009

  • lapper – a hard drinker

    July 31, 2009

  • landsharks - crimps and lawyers and such festing the slums of seaport towns. (nautical)

    July 31, 2009

  • lammy – a blanket. Allusion to lamb and wool.

    July 31, 2009

  • To sleep in; to lie in bed in the morning to get some extra rest.

    July 31, 2009

  • paggle - (obsolete) To hang loosely.

    July 31, 2009

  • wilcox – to lie awake at night (Slang)
    From: Mrs. Byrne's Dictionary

    July 31, 2009

  • yeply - Craftily; eagerly

    July 31, 2009

  • pau d'arco - a South American plant whose bark has antibacterial and antifungal properties.
    (Portuguese, "wood of the (violin) bow")

    From: Encarta World English Dictionary

    July 31, 2009

  • zibeb - a raisin.

    July 31, 2009

  • zebrula - the offspring of a female horse and a male zebra.

    July 31, 2009

  • Exercising the will

    July 31, 2009

  • To reincrude — technical hermetic term, meaning to render raw, to put back to a state previous to the one characterizing maturity, to retrogress.

    From: FULCANELLI Le Mystere des Cathedrales

    July 31, 2009

  • (sucker-punch) v. - to hit with an unexpected punch or blow
    From : Compact Oxford English Dictionary

    July 30, 2009

  • As in Lycii berries, also known as Goji or Wolf berries

    July 30, 2009

  • vandalism in the favor of the environment

    July 30, 2009

  • Cambria is the classical name for Wales, being the Latinised form of the Welsh name Cymru (Wales). The etymology of Cymry "the Welsh", Cimbri, and Cwmry "Cumbria",

    July 30, 2009

  • (archaic) third-person singular form of to seek.

    July 30, 2009

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  • Hi. There are dictionary definitions (linked) under each word. You can also leave private notes if your comments are mainly for your own benefit.

    August 12, 2009