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  • n. Plural form of croc.


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  • And if the script calls for ugly, just show up in crocs and a penciled-in unibrow.


  • I may get some flack for this opinion, but I despise the things called crocs that people are wearing today.

    this little piggy made me puke

  • Also, do you know Ms. Huerta, a biologist with the group in Guad that's involved in identifying and tagging the crocs in the marshes along our section of the coastline?

    Beaches -- Enviro Issues

  • I don't know as crocs can hear, but if they can it mightn't be pleasant.

    The Ocean Cat's Paw The Story of a Strange Cruise

  • Pastis notes that of all his "Pearls" characters, the crocs are the most fertile for translating to animation.

    Redskins Insider Podcast -- The Washington Post

  • All of the kids, including some of the neighbor children got new shoes - Michelle Fisher - the crocs were a huge hit! Recent Updates

  • FSU held the gatros (their …) aka crocs off XXVI to eight points less than the previous two games.

  • Don't you just know that Adrian Bushell received large numbers of text messages, voice mails, and/or emails following the end of the gaqme from persons who invested large amounts of funds on the game (for recreationnal purposes only of course) who took the gatros (their …) aka crocs of XXVI and gave the 21 points.

  • I feel a bit like Humphrey Bogart in "The African Queen," but unfortunately I don't see any hippos or crocs, which is something I hope for.

    Vail Daily - Top Stories

  • Since he spends most of the time suggesting the crocs are a bit of a joke, when they're really supposed to be menacing, we're probably visualising the rubber Argonds from

    Behind the Sofa - The Collaborative Doctor Who Blog


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  • Compare crocs with alligators.

    July 30, 2009

  • Yes, just read an article to that effect (a very funny one, though) in Newsweek! Signed, Too Lazy to Post a Link.

    July 24, 2009

  • In trouble.

    July 24, 2009

  • Usage here.

    June 19, 2009

  • What? I like trivet's answer!

    October 2, 2007

  • Trivet: Boooo! :-P

    October 2, 2007

  • I wore a pair of crocs for a day once and got a blister so bad it left a scar. I hate those friggin' things.

    October 2, 2007

  • I fad it up to here?

    October 2, 2007

  • Yep--just like that. :-) Hmm...need to work on coining a unique Wordieism....Fadxhaustion? Fad up?


    October 2, 2007

  • I'm so "over" it.

    October 2, 2007

  • All funned out?

    October 2, 2007

  • Like "It's so in, it's out"?

    October 2, 2007

  • All I know is that the term "shoe entrapment" (see colleen's citation) cracks me up. :-)

    Anyone know of a word or phrase for the point when something reaches a state of such utter "fad-ness" that you are no longer interested in it? (Seems to happen to me quite often.)

    October 2, 2007

  • "U.S.News & World Report" tells me that, these days, comfort RULES! Fashionistas, go fish!

    October 2, 2007

  • Fashionistas think they're fugly. Especially when whole families wear them.

    October 2, 2007

  • Just don't wear them on an escalator!

    October 1, 2007

  • Those colorful, perforated, goofy-looking soft plastic mold-injected shoes that have taken the world by storm. They really are super comfortable. Great for putting on in camp after a day of backpacking, or for fording rivers when that's required...or, for just lounging around the house. The name comes from the shoe's resemblance to the snout of a crocodile!

    October 1, 2007