letter r, used in a number of situations, but
perhaps most usefully in the plural for swearing
in front of the students in maths or science
lessons without them necessarily realising.
Example: Let us call the radii of the
circles drawn by John r1 and r2, and those drawn
by Jane r3 and r4.
You can see that the sum of John's r's is larger
than that of Jane's r's.
contraction of You'reout of there, meant to be
pronounced all at once like an umpire would say
An expression of displeasure with someone.
Example: (A total dork walks by.)
for reality mail, i.e. physical transportation of
material objects for communication purposes.
Used in contrast to e-mail.
Example: I prefer to r-mail my parents
when I ask for money,
because then it's harder for them to copy my
original message into their reply.
Intelligence Quotient Originally from the
stand-up comedy subculture. The level of
intelligence of an audience or group. Typically
used as a pejorative term to indicate that you
will have to do material that appeals to the
lowest common denominator. Can be used in any
group situation, especially business meetings.
Example: He spent his entire set doing
West Virginia sister and wife jokes. That should
tell you what the R.I.Q. is.
Speak slowly when you give your presentation--I
have a bad feeling about the R.I.Q.
male player or flirt. Refers to rabbits' tendency
to copulate very frequently, indiscriminately,
Example: My boyfriend's a rabbit. He
bedded my three sisters and my mother last week.
But I still love him.
health nuts or vegetarians eat: leafy greens and
Example: Angela: If you want to lose
weight try eating a salad instead of a hamburger
for lunch. Brent: I don't like rabbit food.
Example: He was driving the rac with no
or something not very attractive.
Example: She's got a head like a deep sea
slang, noun: A bunk aboard a ship.
Example: I'm beat. When I get off watch,
I'm headed straight to the rack.
a frack: Meanie.
Example: When I'm angry, I yell, You dirty
little rack a frack!
slang, noun: Impressions of pillowcases or
beadspreads on the face caused by the long,
motionless periods of deep sleep.
Example: He didn't think anyone knew he
was napping, but he had rack-burns all over his
Example: The fact that this word isn't
being used worldwide yet is racoculous.
or an adjective for something cool and exciting.
Example: Oh, rad! We have a four day
weekend coming up!
particularly uptight techno-dweeb.
Example: Hey, Radio Shack, why don't you
stick to troubleshooting the network?
phenomenon where one person says out loud the
very thing another person is thinking
Example: Ya know, honey, we should get a
tuba and start our own marching band.
I was just thinking the same thing! You must be a
depressing music; especially that of that
particular style of UK bands--e.g., Radiohead,
Example: This CD is so radioheadistic.
Something which is shaped like a wheel.
Example: I had to change one RadL from my
car because a nail popped my old RadL.
term used to address a person (usually male) in
place of a name.
Sometimes used in conjuction with Boo, as in Boo
However, has more to do with the word boo than
the character (from _To Kill a Mockingbird_.)
2. An placeholder for a real name, given when
anonymity is desired in an official or
semi-official setting. One simply changes one of
his names to Radley when, for example, an ugly
girl asks your name and you need to make up
something quick and you don't ever plan on seeing
Example: What's going on, Radley?
cool. Extremely rad. Refer to gnarlical or
Example: Your varial heelflip to nose
manual to casper into a darkslide out to a 360
kickflip was very radular.
raffle-story. A story with no point and
frequently no content. Named for my friend Rafal
who tells such stories a lot.
Example: Rafal: So I went downtown.
Camille: Yeah? Rafal: Oh, that's all. Camille:
What a rafalstory.
master; one who has learned which buttons to push
to cause rage in another.
Example: She loved to play ragemeister and
push his jealousy button to mess with his mind.
Everyone has at least one ragemeister.
nonsense name made up most recently as the title
of the Worcester State College 1980 Yearbook,
person who stands out in a crowd and is generally
hated by everyone
Example: Why does he have to be a
ragoverth and wear makeup?
Example: Mike was so Rah Rah over Luccia
breaking up with him.
inept move. In Quake, one can jump extra high by
firing a rocket at her feet while jumping.
Sometimes, a user forgets she is carrying a
railgun instead of a rocket launcher. When she
attempts to jump to a really high place, she
succeeds only in a small but stylish hop as she
fires her railgun at her feet.
Example: Nuts, I'd've had the BFG if only
I hadn't railjumped into the lava.
make something beautifully coloured, derived from
the English rainbow (coloured) and arise, meaning
Example: I think I might rianbowarise this
Isn't that wall is beutifully rainbowarised?
Example: I stink. To the rainbox I go.
sound of fire, brimstone, exultation, extreme
emotion--something you shout to the heavens.
Example: As you fly off the edge of an
abyss on a particularly scary rollercoaster:
wise one(dragon word)
Example: Ralacados got his name from the
word in the dragon language ralados, which means
great wise one.
ralph is to vomit.
By uncanny concidence, pronouncing ralph in a
long, drawn out fashion sounds like the
sound made by someone vomiting
Example: Charlie drank too many midis and
is having a ralph in the garden.
or ralf: Ralph
is a directional indicator in automobile
conversations (same first letter as right.
Example: Hey Zaphod, slow down and hang a
ralph at the light.
thing that happens when a person vomits and
people around him react to it by vomiting also.
Example: When Willie puked after his 10th
shot of Jim Beam, the ralphichax was
with :stammer. Crowded, rammed, full.
Example: The sun was shining, so the park
and repercussions, coined by Judge Jeffrey
Ramsdell of King County Superior Court
Example: I'll have to think about the
ramifucussions. I'll get back to you.
consequences of an action - usually implies
Example: Apparently, Bob did not fully
understand the ramipercussions of lightining that
match. His house burned down.
something is messed up, destroyed. A house with
junk everywhere is rammased.
Example: This house is rammased.
grouchy, grumpy, mad, annoying.
Example: Why is Miranda so RAMMY at me? I
only lost her favorite pair of shoes!
the same as ramify--the resulting effects from an
To have complicating consequences or outgrowths.
Example: Do you even understand the
ramo-implications of what you've just done?
like a hose: Going
crazy; over-processing; suffering from too much
work and poor support.
At least, that's what we think it means....
Example: The (130-nanometer) process is
ramping like a hose, said Frank Spindler,
Vice President of Intel's Mobile Products Group.
unsteady, flimsy, in danger of imminent collapse
Example: I'm sorry, but my nerves won't
allow that ramshackle table to stay in this house
stinks, it's stupid, or it's completely dumb and
out of place.
Example: Tom is so rance, no wonder he
hangs out with the losers.
to ranch out: Sitting
back being mellow.
Example: I think I'll just ranch out for a
or ranchise: To
smother something in so much ranch dressing that
it is more dressing than food.
Example: Can you please not ranchize the
fries this time?
dismissive description of an uninteresting and
unimportant person... can also be used to
describe an odd or amusing situation
Example: Person A: How was that party last
night? Person B: Ehh, it was okay...it was mostly
a bunch of randoms. Or, What the hell was that?
That was SO random!
unknown person (stranger).
Example: We met a few randoms at the party
who is addicted to surf the web by means of using
a random link generator.
Example: random surfer's heaven:
gauge that measures just how random comments are.
Commonly used when someone blurts something out
Example: A. My favorite color is blue. B.
Whoa, the randometer just went off the scale.
random streams of conscious thoughts or ideas
without coherent purpose.
Example: The couple conversed together for
no other purpose but to explore the randominity
of their thoughts.
word is used to describe a person who falls into
the uncool category of life. The reason for them
being called a randomn, is because they are all
Example: Burgess, is incredibly uncool.
He has very few friends and even the ones he has
His life revolves around computer games.
Hence, he is simply a randomn.
ability to make funny sentences out of random
Example: he said toaster llama....now that
guy has some serious randomosity
most often used, to describe something usually in
the media that is wrong, silly, or stupid that
makes the viewer feel embarrassed.
Example: The animation in that new kids'
movie is terrible - cheap, randyn, and full of
with orange hair--derived from orangutan, the
primate with orange hair.
Example: Lucille Ball was probably the
most famous ranga of all.
be partially interesting or not interesting at
Example: that's a RangDang design bro.
dialect word meaning clutter, an accumulation of
objects stored in an untidy manner.
Example: Denzil, I can't believe you keep
your bike in here with all this rangham.
Australian term for cigarette.
Example: Anyone up for a rango?
boof alarm: At a
Chinese buffet, the combined feeling of nausea
as you realize there is still an entire third
helping of food on its way down to your
Example: Fitzy: Day'm Sully, you're
working up a sweat.
Sully: My brain just set off the rangoon boof
Example: My mom's been ranking on me all
day to clean up my room
that is totally disgusting.
Example: That guy is so rank!
Example: Cybill is a rank dancer. The
waterslides at Bell's Amusement Park are rank.
who play games simply to get higher on the
ladder. Akin to a sellout--they are no longer in
the game for fun.
Example: Calm down, it's just a game.
Jeez, you're such a rank whore.
most disgusting thing ever. So horrible, it is
Example: (Someone vomits all over your
best friend's lap.) You exclaim, Yuck. That's
word that sounds like it comes from the ghetto
Example: The word yo is rappish.
exclamation of either anger or victory.
Example: Rar, my computer froze.
when you don't understand something, similar to a
dog on tv.
Usually emphasized by cocking your head.
Example: You need to install the device
driver current version, then reboot, then
uninstall the app,
then reboot, then reinstall the app.... Rar? Say
that in English.
of exasperation, euphoria, or just about
to show emotions in cases of extreme stress,
anger, or joy.
Example: Jen: Oh yeah, I accidentally
deleted your 25 page research paper for English.
(pronounced 'ros'): Literally
short for rasta. Used to describe a friend (not
necessarily of the rastafarian persuasion).
Plural: Rastards (prounounced rosters)
Example: What up, ras? Yo ras, lets go.
Come on rastards we're going to be late.
disagreeable, contrary, ornery.
Example: Don't be so raspenarious, you're
grating on my nerves.
Example: She rassles too much with me to
just be my friend.
Incredible; amazing; beyond explanation.
2. Artistic; rhythmic; undulating.
Example: The rasu lyrical dance to Ani
DiFranco's 32 Flavors was my favorite performance
of the evening.
who's being a jerk, implies that they are lower
than the bastard child of a rat.
Example: I was driving on the freeway when
this rat bastard cut me off.
Hair Ratio: The
word I think the government should use when
determining the allowable amount of rat hair in
approved by the FDA.
Chocolate and peanut butter are the worst
offenders with the highest amount of rat hair per
Example: I bet the rat hair ratio is high
on that cereal.
Amazingly ugly, resembling a train wreck only
2. To show severe annoyance.
3. I don't care.
Example: 1. You look like a rat's ass this
morning. What time did you get in last night?
2. Rat's ass.
3. Who gives a rat's ass?
person who gets right in your face and spits
while telling a story.
Example: Oh, my God, did you see that
pervert get up in my face like a rat-face
real-world manifestation of an online avatar; the
actual person of which there can only be one.
Example: Although Pip's online personae
were wild, uninhibited and occasionally rather
furry, his ratava was a bald mild-mannered
thing on your bike that makes the back wheel
catch when you padal forward and coast when you
Example: The ratchet-deely on my bike was
frozen and that's why I'm late for school Miss
businesswoman (could be a man) who is a jerk.
Ratrepreneurs are scalpers, cyber-squatters, and
slimeballs who attempt to make a profit at any
cost. (Contrast with catpreneur.)
Example: In James Clavell's book of the
same name, King Rat was a ratrepreneur.
and teletype rig for the military commo gear.
Example: Go to the ratt rigg and send a
slime found on the ceilings, walls and floors at
a rave. It is a combination of bodily fluids and
Example: I almost slipped in the rave goo
that makes you want to party; a compliment.
Example: You got a 1400 on your SATs?
harsh, low blow....
Example: You ate my McNuggets. That was
Example: I went to rotten.com and checked
out some of their archives--that stuff is pretty
Example: The concert rawked.
combination of the words raw and awesome. When
one adjective isn't enough to tell how good it
Example: Did you see that dunk that Vince
Carter just did? That was rawsome.
amalgam of the words raw and hot, usually used to
indicate unrefined beauty in an object.
Example: Did you see Mary Sue in the
bikini-shaking contest down at the strip? Were
her moves rawt!
Example: Ray-day! What is that?
act of blowing with your mouth on a child's
stomach to make a flatulent raspberry sound.
Example: Giving his two-year-old a
razbelly always made her giggle.
Beyond the scope of coolness, beyond being phat
or being money. It may be used as an adjective,
verb, noun or as an expression of agreement.
Razor is used to decribe the indescribable
goodness of the moment, expression, thought, or
Example: That's our plan. Are you razor?
when something or someone has no actually
but is so flashly and nice that no one can tell.
Example: Paul: Look at my essay. It
doesn't make any sense, but I got a A+ on it!
Rich: Yeah, it's all freakin' razzle dazzle!
Example: Whilst walking down the street
with a friend, you might say Hey, that guy is a
bit of a RD.
Messenger-speak for a really bad joke. Comes from
the Simpson's episode where Bart goes to the
school for the gifted and the teacher has the
class solve a math joke in which the solution is
R derivative, R squared or RDRR.
Example: jimmydodgeball: Well, that's what
your mom said.
used to disrupt the telling of a story the
listener has already heard.
Onomatopoeic from the sound the ringpull on a
talking toy makes when tugged--
frequently used in conjuction with mimed pulling
Example: Rob. I've got this great joke
about Teddy Ruxpin...
Rob. Oh yeh, I told you that yesterday.
word used to describe people who are being dumb
Example: You are such a re re.
means to rework, fix, or redo something
Example: I have to re-jigger my paper
before I can turn it in.
that. (contracted and generalized from the
subject lines of email replies)
Example: A. Did you hear about the car
wreck at Burger King? B. Yes, I heard something
on the radio re: said.
To Assemble: The
vicious lie printed on the packaging of IKEA
furniture by disgruntled employees, before they
add several parts that serve no function but to
confuse unsuspecting purchasers. These same
people can also be blamed for the lack of
assembly tool and the instructions printed in
Example: Darren, let's buy this genuine
antique display case for Suze. She could put all
her Franklin Mint collectors plates in it. It
says it's ready to assemble, so even a moron
could do it.
just quicker to say.
Example: I miss u so much, I real wanna
condition in which ones computer completely
freezes up due to
Real products spontaneously firing themselves up.
Example: I was surfing the net until
Windows suffered Real meltdown.
who is not in law enforcement. (from _Reservoir
Example: Mr. Pink: You kill anybody? Mr.
White: A few cops. Mr. Pink: No real people? Mr.
White: Just cops.
entertainment industry term used in casting,
meaning a non-actor. We hire them when we don't
want a polished, trained professional performer.
Example: In this commercial we want to use
real people, not actors.
We want you to cast for this scene on the
street--get us some real people.
lying. Yeah, right. I don't believe you
Example: A: Heard you were at a massage
parlor last night.
fluctuating perception one has of reality.
Example: The realisticity of the situation
began to falter as she waned in and out of
realitician is a derivative of politician. They
do for reality what politicians do for politics.
They say what people want to hear.
Example: As a realitician, it's my job to
tell the customer the truth until the truth
slang to describe a particularly bad musical
performance, movement, or display. Meant to
emulate the fluff note of a student clarinet or
student saxophone player.
Example: They oughta kick Chris out of
that band. He looks and sounds reen.
Example: Do you smell that, it smells
is used for any type of any food that is nameless
but is red in colour--i.e., reb sweets (color).
Example: Reb's my favouite flavour drink.
and retaliating at the same time.
Example: If I felt my parents were giving
me a difficult time when I was a teenager, I
Example: In high school, the slow kids go
to the rebo room.
highly pleasurable act of restarting your
Example: I had a rebootylicious afternoon
as a result of the server crash.
the reputation of something that has been
Example: The theory of multiple universes
has been rebunked.
level at which you are horizontally inclined.
Example: If you were in a state of total
reclination, you would be horizontal.
which makes you spew ridiculous information.
Example: That's the stupidest thing I've
ever heard, you must suffer from recokuloculitis.
Example: Fred was extremely
discombobulated, but he was able to recombobulate
by writing down some of his thoughts.
repair something that is broken or in some other
Example: Our strategy is completely
discombobulated.. it's time we recombobulate.
of complications occuring in a simple surgery in
a patient who gets
recommendation letter from higher authorities for
Example: He may die of aspiration
pneumonia as it was a case of recommendoma.
formal, dignified demeanor assumed by a
proctologist immediately before he examines you.
Example: Students of Proctology 101, as
you prepare to perform your first rectal exam,
please remember to assume the proper rectitude.
No laughing, giggling, or snickering.
your ass on the line.
Example: My boss told me my next project
is totally rectumlinear. If I fail, I'm history.
blood cell: Something
you can say when you're talking about one
subject, then need to interrupt yourself for a
second, or when someone says something random
that you don't know how to classify. From a high
school science class, where the teacher was
talking about the heart. This is the aorta. By
the way, do you know why turds are brown? Because
of dead red blood cells. Now, back to the aorta.
As a result, that became a catchphrase.
Example: We were talking about shopping
when suddenly Joanna red blood celled and started
talking about the monkey exhibit at the zoo. OR
(Two guys at a football game) SCORE! Hey Neil,
red blood cell--do you like sushi?
of whatever, used in the stereotypical valley
Example: red brick! ..like you know what
you're talking about.
neck disorder: symptoms:
the family tree doesn't branch
Example: Hey sis, how's our son doin?
what happens when your dog gets excited...
Example: Don't look now but Deacon's got a
red rocket again.
not so subtle communist plot which encourages
people, especially children, to redistribute the
wealth and toys.
Example: W: Suzy, share your crayons with
S. No, Ms. Winkersnickle, my mom says thats
red sharing and youre a commie.
character in any movie that is obviously not
making it out alive.
From the Star Trek original series in which Kirk,
Spock, and Liutenant O'Malley would beam down to
with O'Malley wearing a red shirt.
Who isn't boldly going anywhere after this
Lt. Red Shirt.
Example: The blond at the beginning of
_Scream_ was clearly a Red Shirt.
slang for Baton Rouge (Louisiana).
Example: I got stuck on I-10 just outside
of Red Stick.
clear away, to clean up a surface covered with
Example: My Mom sets out dinner, but she
always makes me redd-off the table when we're
done. (She really did refer to it this way. For
years, I didn't know this wasn't an official
even be considered a redheaded stepchild you must
have annoyed someone terribly or will not stop
Example: Carissa was yelling and screaming
at the younger kids and someone shouted Quit
acting like a redheaded stepchild!
a person who makes lists of things to do or to
remember. I make a list, another, another and yet
another. Then I make a list of lists. This is my
Example: I looked at my rediculist and
realized just how ridiculous it was.
who pushes an already pushed and lit up elevator
as if whoever pressed it first couldn't be
trusted to have done it right.
Example: I disliked her when I first met
her in the elevator. She revealed herself to be a
Paintball players or Hunters who have totally
matching camouflage head to toe.
Most often yuppies, not real rednecks.
Example: Hey Billy Joe Bob, didja see that
guy with the full Eddie Bauer Real Tree Ghost
Grey FAO Schwartz outfit?
His boots were camo.... Real redneck chic.
Gulf Coast of Florida.
Example: There are no good beaches in
Alabama so I packed up the kids for a trip to
DisneyWorld and the redneck-Riviera.
hillbillies like to run around butt naked.
Example: Damn Cletus. When you add
moonshine to a hogroast, you get all sorts of
rednekkid fools runnin' about.
for funny and ridiculous. Usually expressed in a
However, not usually used in response to a false
Not usually used as part of a very long sentence.
Example: You just spent $3000 on a
motorized scooter? That's redonculous!
NOT: Apples grown on vines? That's redonculous.
who does not have all of their noodles (smarts)
Example: that girl walked across the
street into oncoming traffic. she is ree ree.
Duranticism for really ridiculous.
Example: That's reedickledockle.
language for which the listener has no
Example: I was on the elevator with all
these people who were speaking Reegese and it
made me uncomfortable.
have an excess shine or brilliance. Glittery,
shiny, to the point of almost hurting one's eyes
brightness it reflects.
Example: Your face is so reflectie that it
is hurting my eyeballs.
From a misspeling. Check mispel for a few. May
well be from a confusion with the brand name
Frigidaire, from which came the shorthand fridge.
Example: Put that milk in the
refridgerator before it curdles.
old refrigerator with an extremely loud motor.
Example: It's the middle of the night and
the refrigecopter is preparing for take-off.
cigarette thats has been put out midway so you
can smoke it later.
Example: Damn this is my last cigarette,
better make it a refry.
Miller Big-Time: An
expression that describes something big. A big
event, a big shot, a strong emotion, whatever.
It comes from the basketball player Reggie
Miller, who is known for making clutch shots at
the end of a game.
He had used the expression big time in a Wheaties
Example: That was a Reggie Miller big-time
Do you like Wheaties? Oh yeah, Reggie Miller
something as a gift that you yourself recieved as
Example: I'm not really a Bon Jovi fan so
I regifted that shirt to my brother for his
a present you don't like and giving it as a gift
to someone else.
Example: That sweater was regifted--I'm
sure of it.
given to a person who is determined to fit his or
her car, van, or bike into an incredibly tight
Example: That Reginald Molehusband'll have
a job getting in that space.
to describe something not to your taste,
but might be enjoyed by someone of another region
or social group.
Example: I didn't like that new TV
show--it was too regional.
Something is too damn weird
Example: Will you get it over with this is
getting to be Regoddamndiculous
sarcastic exclamation to show what a bad mood you
Example: Jeremy: Hey, this girl asked me
out. Isn't that great?
Gordon: (in a bad mood) Oh, well that's just
regoddamnforkintastic-o, now ain't it?
take control of a situation, often by physically
beating other people
Example: The party was starting to get out
of hand so I had to regulate.
situation, person, place or thing that is cool.
Example: What do you think of Jennifer
Lopez's ass? It's regulation.
degree of wanting to throw up while looking at
and or eating yucky food dishes.
Example: If someone in your house
consistently cooks food with a high
regurgability, build another bathroom.
expulsion of gas from the stomach through the
accompanied by the taste of stomach acid and
partially digested food.
mix between repulsive and disgusting.
Example: Did you see that roadkill? It was
term; use in place of the politically incorrect
This word is most commonly used in its truncated
Example: Will you please stop being such a
hab--you're embarrrassing me.
To come back to life as a hillbilly. (n)
Reintarnation. See Tarnation. (From Washington
Post Style Invitational, 1999)
Example: When I saw Billy Bob mounting his
new motor home on cement blocks, I knew he must
be a reintarnation of
portmanteau word combining rather and either,
used when presenting two equally attractive
Example: So reither we'll order a pizza or
go out for curry.
in the extreme.
Example: Jerry Springer's guests tell
stories that are rejoclious.
To have a relationship that is not plutonic or
Example: Zeus and Ino were
relationship-junkie incapable of surviving life
as a single. Characterised by an over-willingness
to settle for any lifeform with two legs and a
pulse. Can often be located in cheap pubs and
under damp bridges dissecting what went wrong
with the previous relationship. Habits include
confiding in nearly every stranger who passes by,
in hope of receiving an illuminating piece of
advice that will instantaneously solve all
Example: Why, yes, a blow-up doll is a
perfect substitute until you find another
boyfriend. And no, honey, you aren't a
ratio: the number of steady relationships one has
had divided by the number of different partners.
Example: Chesty's relattio is disgusting.
She's up around 2.13 now.
+ atmosphere. Lots of candles burning, soft
music, pet dog asleep, popcorn popping, nice fire
in the fireplace.
Example: They really enjoy their cottage
by the lake because of the relaxmosphere.
act of determining whether or not something
(data, knowledge. ...) can be released to a
person or group.
Example: What is the releasability of
nuclear data to the Chinese?
its like the joining of the words relate and
elevate... Relevate means to have a deeper
unstanding of the situation at hand,
is used at the beginning of sentences for no
reason, other than humorous boasting. it doesn't
even have to refer to a memory (as it usually
doesn't). it's just a fun and silly way to start
random sentences. ask my friends, i use this one
WAY too much.
Example: hey, remember when i was the
supreme ruler of the world and had my finger on
the button? that was cool.
commit to memory.
Example: I had a hard time rememberizing
my lines for the play.
only tweaked. To describe events that are extra
Example: Seeing Las Vegas for the first
time was a rememorable experience for me.
act of hearing somebody mention something that
triggers you to remember
something you had once learned or saw, but had
since totally forgotten.
Example: Steven brought up an episode of
Pee Wee's Playhouse
and I had a total episode of remifluxion, I
hadn't thought of it in so long.
used to describe someone who you believe to be
intellectually challenged--i.e., stupid.
Example: Two plus two doesn't equal five,
control. Source Japanese reduction of English.
Example: Tanaka and his gaijin friends
went down to the Ginza and bought a new DVD
player whose remocon had more buttons than an
air-traffic control station.
who is stupid and a remedial
Example: You're a remtard.
Characteric of the Renaissance.
2. Well-rounded, or well-versed.
Example: Leonardo da Vinci was a
renaissancial man in his work and in his diverse
education and devotion to the sciences and the
an animator does when he is waiting for his
computer to render a 3D scene he is creating.
Example: I got so bored waiting for my
machine to process the project that I would just
renderwander around the office like a lost sheep.
adv.) Used to describe the forceful removal of
something from it's current and longstanding
Example: Ex. 1 (adv.) The doctor said he
would remove my brain tumor Reno-style. Ex. 2,
(adv.) Give me your money or I'm going to take it
out of your back pocket Reno-style. Ex. 3, (adj.)
I was so drunk in the bar last night that I got a
Reno-style escort out the door.
you are lonely or have no friends, spend a lot of
money on acquaintances. They may then act like
friends. Such persons are rent-a-friends.
Example: Get some real friends.
Rent-a-friends are too expensive.
landlord who looks at his tenants as sheep and
does nothing to upkeep his property.
Example: Don't rent from that guy Ted.
He's a real rentgrazer.
Example: A. I thought you were grounded.
B. Yeah, well my rents are at work, so I'm
for which you feel remorse and guilt but keep
doing again and again.
Example: I was repentative about sleeping
with Suzy's beau but I just couldn't stop myself.
to describe music that is repetitive to the
extreme and yet is still good.
Example: My friends think techno is boring
because It's the same thing over and over, but I
think it's repetishilicious.
who is so conventional, uncool, and predictable
that you suspect she isn't human.
Example: Starbuck's is a great place to
spot a replicant in the process of refueling.
to individuals who do not make an effort to
the greater than signs and previously transmitted
text that accompany email replies.
Example: Replundant souls lack the savvy
to eliminate superfluous text when replying to
house or structure that is barely inhabitable and
not worth paying the mortgage or rent,
better to wait and let it be repossessed.
Example: We were so poor we were living in
a repo cabin in Detroit.
combination supply: The
place where unwanted complaints are sent. Said as
a stupid alernative to Talk to the hand or Poof,
be gone. One of many stupid thing to have come
out of my mouth, including
Example: Just write a report to the report
return something to its original location.
Example: Q: Where is the milk?
A: I reput it in the fridge.
request that is also a question.
Example: I have a requestion; can I borrow
your car tonight?
feeling of regret or sadness that comes after
waking from a pleasurable dream that one wishes
to have been real.
Example: When Jonathan awoke from his
dream of having inherited millions of dollars
from an obscure relative and realized it was only
a dream, the only word to describe the feeling
that overcame him was resando.
that resembles something else.
Example: We need a shoebox or some
resemblant for this project.
elusive item that's just the right size to push
the little reset button on an electronic device.
Fusion of reset and thingamabob.
Example: My MP3 player is acting weird.
Anyone have a resetamabob?
feminine variant. The remains of a previous
girlfriend that still seem to linger about your
present beaus heart and apartment.
Masculinine variant: residual boyfriend.
Example: He talks about his residual
girlfriend non-stop. Its like being a third
wheel in my own relationship.
I was going thru his closet and found an old bra.
Residual girlfriend strikes again.
resign from your elected office.
Example: He resignated to accept a new
Example: Our drinking was resiprocal at
for the necessary and inevitable process
where after all the skilled and experienced
employees who were fired on a Friday
as part of the exciting new restructuring or
refocusing of the company
are re-hired as extremely expensive contractors
on the next Monday
in order for the business to survive and continue
Example: Restructuring produced the
expected savings in salary costs,
which were subsequently more than offset by the
when a very drunk person has said something
Taken from the wonderous book _The Silver Chair_.
Example: I drunk I'm think. Ha!
curses that aren't quite. Used when the local
audience may be offended by the real stuff.
Example: The ressen-fressen-rackin-fracken
server crashed again right at quitting time.
require the use of the restroom
Example: I shouldn't have had all that
coffe; now I have to rest.
Rod slang. When you fix up an old car, but only
kinda sorta restore it.
Not totally custom, but not restored to original
Nice, original-looking car with personal touches
Example: I did a ground up restification
of my Dad's old Hudson.
It's a '32 cabriolet, but with a 1950 OHC V8, and
the rear-end is an indi off of a jag.
combination of recycle and style, pronounced
ree-sti-kul, meaning to re-use the leftover gel
in your hair from the previous day by wetting it
again. A last ditch effort, usually following a
long night/morning of paper-writing or sleeping
through the alarm, leaving no time for a shower
before your first class.
Example: After hitting snooze five times,
John was forced to restycle his hair as he rushed
out of the house.
and supple. When a human body has the perfect
feel and touch.
Example: I luxuriated in the resuppliance
of his body.
restock items (supplies)which have been used and
Example: Resupply the missing cups on the
counter for the coffee service.
way to justify a shopping trip to cheer you up.
Example: I can't believe he broke up with
me. Will you girls come with me to the mall for
some retail therapy?
Example: Our galaxy is going to retal for
proof. For something so easy that no one of
average intelligence can possibly screw it up.
Example: That twist-off cap is
briefly cool during its time, then deemed stupid
by the mass populus only to come back 10 years
later as kitsch.
Example: I love Vengaboys--it's totally
Doritos. Sounds like pete's.
Example: Pass my the retes.
of images one can still see from too many hours
spent staring at a computer screen. Cf. phosphor
Example: After photoshopping for nine
hours in a row, I had retina burn whole night.
who retires without first sorting out a life for
Result--retirement zombies wander the streets
aimlessly, usually accosting former colleagues
and boring them to death with chat about the old
Example: Watch, out Chris's coming--he's
the worst of this year's crop of retirement
patio type structure used for nude sunbathing.
Example: Frank lounged happily in the
retistico on a sunny August day.
which is not nice to look at; ugly; distastful;
eye burning; hurl-evoking.
Example: That guy is retorted.
act of opening into oneself (as in a sliding
Example: the entrance where the trucks
pull in will have automatic retractification
or noun. Term for or desctibing a professor who
returns to work after retirement to assist during
a staff shortage.
Example: This professor is totaly out of
touch with the subject matter. They must be a
An unkind way of saying that you feel a person
never should have been born.
Example: So I killed ten guys with a
hatchet. I don't think of it as murder. I like to
think of it as retroactive abortion.
embarrassing (usually adolescent and sexual)
which you nevertheless still enjoy.
You know you should have outgrown, but you
Example: I heard this Van Halen song on
the radio this morning--it was so retrobate.
To return something to a previous configuration.
Example: My friend moved his coffee table
to a new location, but he kept hitting his shin
on it in the dark. I recommeded that he
retrocalibrate his living room.
coming out of the vending machine before the cup.
Example: The cup never dropped and the
machine splattered sticky soda all over my shoes.
It was obviously retrocarbonic.
past events to predict the future.
Example: Using retrodict we can safely say
that a meteor will hit the earth some time in the
be remarkable or outstanding in magnitude,
degree, or extent, but only if the idea had been
thought of, or the action been taken much
Example: Wow, there was retrogreat parking
here only five minutes ago.
a huge word (and prefix) these last several years
has been retro,
this phrase was coined when they sent John Glenn
back into space.
It can, by extension, be applied liberally to
other instances of forced nostalgia.
Example: They're having another gathering
of retronauts on VH1 again!
modified name given to an item when a newer form
of the item forces a name change to differentiate
between the old and new.
Example: Acoustic guitar is a retronym for
what used to be known simply as a guitar.
whose morals and way of life are taken from a
period in history.
Example: Reading Wilde retrophisticated me
into a fop. I am a retrophist in the style of
person, of either sex, who is convinced that sex
was better in the good old days, even if she
hadn't actually been born back then.
Example: Every time I see that picture of
Marilyn Monroe with her skirt blowing above her
thighs in _The Seven-Year Itch_,
I start feeling retrosexual.
disclose a secret; to break news (pejorative);
from Reuters, the news agency.
Example: As soon as Bill learned about the
affair, he reutered it to everyone.
person with a dark tan.
Example: Yo, check out that rev over
of vindictive, revenge, sadistic, merciless.
Example: Possibly one of the most
classical examples of the revendicative mind set
would be Shylock, demanding his pound of flesh
for an unpaid debt.
the tape: A
way to preface something when you are about to
Example: Okay, let's review the tape from
last night. He called me to ask me out, but then
he was 20 minutes late to pick me up. He paid for
dinner, but he seemed kinda distant. Do you think
he likes me or just wants to get me in bed?
is a combination of the phrase revolting
development. That's exactly what it means.
Example: What a revoltment this is! I
wanted to be able to drive across the country,
but now that my engine blew up, I will have to
take the train.
on the phone. Long enough to make your ear
uncomfortable. So you switch ears. But next thing
you know, the person on the other end of the
conversation starts up a juicy story or whatnot.
So you switch back to your favorite ear. Thus is
born, REW: right ear worthy.
Example: Betty: .....so then, he told me
he's pregnant! Larry: Shreak! That is sooo REW!
chaotic situation that causes mild panic and
Example: Traffic in the mall parking lot
the day after Thanksgiving was a rexahesperus.
To gossip about someone or talk about someone
behind one's back.
Example: Them a rey-rey 'bout mi or Me naw
rey-rey 'bout them.
take away by force
Example: Damn it! That guy just reyesed my
to the mystique of the film Deliverance, hickish
hicks in a vehicle (including flatbed).
Example: Mark: Did you see Bob's Reynold's
Canoe? John: Did that car come with a pitchfork?
Reynolds' Poker Contingency Rules: the aces,
one-eyed jacks, and suicide kings are wild
in all games.
Example: All right, guys. Ante up. Five
card draw, Reynolds' Rules.
Example: A. Can you believe it? They
waited until we delivered the software, then told
us it had to be platform-independent.
B. RFA, as usual.
stupidly humorous event, especially the results
of a Google web search.
Example: Fidel Castro enjoys the color
green returns 209 results on Google? Now, that's
bright pink colour
Example: my, my, tarquin, look at what a
wonderful shade of rhodamine the setting sun is
used to describe anywhere you didn't originally
intend to be, usually a roadside ditch or
somewhere off of a sled or ATV trail.
Occasionally, rhubarb functions as a verb.
Example: He got goin' too fast and put 'er
in the rhubarb or He got goin' too fast and
it's not a misprint...it means the kind of
'backwards rainbow' you see above a regular one.
Example: That's a beautiful rianbow.
a (sassy) female does something really weird or
Example: Did you see how short her skirt
was? It was ribitulous.
act of turning someone into a gooseberry--acting
as a couple so as to exclude someone.
From botanical Latin Ribes, the genus including
gooseberries, + -faction (making)
standard ending from Latin facere, to make.
Example: Adam and his girlfriend ribofied
me for three-quarters of an hour until I was
forced to throw a bucket of cold water over them
in order that they would notice I was there. They
stopped their ribofaction pretty quickly.
who becomes a Christian for what s/he thinks s/he
can get out of it--from food distribution
Example: Evangelism is more complicated
than it seems. Many new converts are just rice
up japanese import car that's real popular now
Japanese manufactured motorcycle.
Example: Honda is one of the better built
of the rice-burners.
guy/girl that makes their car look like it has
engine power, put it doesn't.
Example: (ex. Dodge Neon 106hp engine with
yellow sitckers and fake chrome hub caps
supposedly = +60hp)
something bad has happened to a person who
Example: A: Vivian W. (girl who always
dumps people) got stood up last night. B. That's
kid killer: Expensive
import racing motorcycle.
is a word used when someone goes into a momentary
state of complete shock, anger, or insanity. It
can also be used to describe and out-of-hand
situation or event.
Example: The crowd went richter after the
upsetting defeat of their soccer team.
The blazing inferno was utterly richter, and the
firefighters were unable to salvage the old
yet to a more extreme level.
Example: I find it ricockulous that
curling is an Olympic sport.
exciting, a thrill or rush
Example: For the first time in my life I
went skydiving. I was strapped to some guy's
back, and I tell you it was ricstious, my heart
was going 100 miles per hour.
of creamy goodness.
Example: I pulled a rictor.
Example: Let's take your car, my ride's
out of gas.
ride in the middle of the back seat of a car,
where the hump is.
Example: Everyone piled into the car and I
had to ride hump.
The Bike: To
do something in a group of two people
Example: Joe and I were riding the bike on
that project we turned in on Thursday.
Plural of ridiculous.
2. A multitudiousnous of strangeosity in extreme
3. A Sheehy term designed for optic nerve
Example: Zoobaz: Erin, what shakes?
Zoobaz: How's yer film?
Erin: Actually, it's quite ridiculi.
a situation has gotten out of hand
Example: Waiting 5 hours to get your
drivers license at the DMV...this situation has
reached the point of ridiculosity!
middle seat of three in the backseat of small
cars usually designed just for two;
usually has a slight contoured hump making it a
not so comfortable ride. The bitch seat.
Example: I'm not sliding over. I rode
bitch on the way here. It's your turn.
ridleypearson is a word usage worth noting. In
_The Pied Piper_ (Hyperion, copyright 1999 Ridley
Pearson) see pages 33 (razor man = surgeon), 321
(pocket protector = computer geek or guru or
nerd), 356 (prison talk: conjugal visits = jungle
visits), and 376 (Blue Line = boundary that
divides cops from criminals) for a taste. (Ridley
Pearson is the author of some 15 to 20 novels,
generally combination thriller and police
Example: Great phrasing, Dana--that's a
ridiculous, but ridiculously ridiculous.
Example: I don't understand why the two of
them stay together; their relationship is
silly. A most unbeleiveable set of circumstances.
Example: Did you see that ridonkulous
story in the paper this morning?
unbelieveable or crazy than what ridiculous could
Example: He got promoted after bitching at
his boss? That's just plain ridonkulus.
Example: You look ridorkulous in that
bunch of people up to no good, there to cause
Example: WOW look at all the riff raff's
standing at that corner
simple--when anything you're downloading comes in
faster than a speeding bullet.
Example: That five meg file downloaded in
10 seconds. That was sure a rifleload.
computer, usually a nice one.
Example: Nice rig you got there... What
games you got on it?
affirmation of a suggested plan, variation of
Example: Do I want to head out to the club
now? Right arm.
hand rule: Fear
Example: The only thing I fear is the
right hand rule.
say this when something good has happened.
Example: Wow! Right on, that's so cool!
quick (r.q.): Similar
to the phrase real quick. More commonly used in
the r.q. form.
Example: Do you want to go out? Hold on, I
have to finish my paper, r.q.
just immediately, but 5 minutes prior to. Said
vigorously and quickly for effect.
Example: Craig! Get me the crescent wrench
rightawaynow! The gasket's gonna blow!
made this word up in 1966 when I was a
Lance-Corporal with The Boys' Brigade.
It is a combination of two commands:
It is, therefore, a command for Left-turn.
Example: Squad! Atten-shun! By the
left.... Quick march. Left, Right, Left, Right,
Left, Right, Left,
Rightwheeliebout.... Left, Right, Left, Right....
Squad Halt. Stand-at-ease.
person who has it all going for him.
Example: Mike is rigid.
emphasized by tmesis.
Example: Seeing the elephant trying to fly
was so rigodamndiculous that it made the
spectators laugh 'til tears came to their eyes.
Then, next thing they knew, Dumbo was airborne!
Austin Powers--used in reply to stupidity.
Example: Your mom is so hot. Uhm, riiight.
something, but not knowing what that something
Example: She looked into the fridge and
sighed I'm so rimson! I'm hungry, but I don't
know what I want.
to describe a person who is one of the most
attractive people you are likly to come across. A
very attractive person. Works with both sexes.
Example: Look, theres a rindless by the
when you cannot remember someone's name, synonym
Example: I hope he doesn't bring
ringmenutes along for the ride.
& repeat: To
act in an extremely anal-retentive way, such as
following directions word for word, and doing
everything by the book.
(Lather. Rinse. Repeat.) Can be used in several
To describe someone: rinse & repeater.
To use in the immediate sense of the word: rinse
Example: Dave is a rinse & repeater
when it comes to dinnertime. Heaven forbid anyone
pass food to the left.
Quit rinse & repeating, and start the car.
You've already done two walkarounds, and checked
the air pressure in all of the tires!
it up: To
decribe an action done with extra effort or high
energy. (See the old song, Rip It Up.)
Example: I'm bringing my Les Paul and tube
amp and Malcolm's gonna spin. We're gonna' rip it
leave an area quickly.
Example: Let's ripe this place
from riposte (quick retaliatory thrust or retort)
and apostasy (abandonment of one's religious
faith, a political party, one's principles, or a
Example: You are hereby charged with the
heinous crime of ripostasy, as you have
apparently lost interest in this debate.
sensation of an ice cold refreshment scoring your
Example: This Coca Cola is rippery!
descriptive term for the rippled appearance on
certain people's heads
after they shave it--usually for the first and
Also known as KLINGONHEAD.
Example: Did you see when Jon shaved his
head? He had major ripplehead, and now he wears a
word to describe a good time or thing.
Example: The footy game on Friday was a
you are worried about something and this worry
finally goes away or is resolved,
you think that you will be worry free, but alas,
another worry always seems to rise to the
Example: I thought I would be worry free
once I quit smoking,
but a risofrette occurred and now I worry
constantly about money.
be slightly more lewd than risque, but not quite
Example: The girl with too much make-up on
was dancing a bit risquanchy at the show last
to stoned, but more severe.
Example: Better slow down a bit, I'm
relating to sexual acts and or heart- breaking.
Example: The girl is just a ritter.
duck. More so a duck that is white with brown
speckles and is too far away for ready
Example: Frank: Look, Barry. I had no idea
that chickens could swim. Perhaps it's a river
Barry: It's a duck, Frank.
most improved version of the word real. Used to
tell people what you are doing.
Example: I am just trying to keep it
something is destroyed disrupted or otherwise not
Example: I finished some code last night
that works fine on my pc but its all roachy on
leave or go away in a forceful manner. Exerpt
from the movie Excess Baggage.
Example: You've worn out your welcome. I
think its time for you to road.
accumulation of ice and snow in the wheel well of
a car or truck.
This is a winter phenomenon, generally in the
northern U.S. and Canada.
Example: That there's a rilly big road
booger on yer truck.
Ya want me to kick it off?
homeslice, partner, buddy, cool one
Example: Karen is my road dog.
unfortunate result of some animal or person
getting hit by a car, bus or train.
Example: We were wondering when the town
would come clean up that road pizza.
phenomenon suffered by highway drivers when it
raining but car spray still obscures your vision.
Example: Get out from behind that truck.
How can you see with all this road rain?
severe skin injuries that occur as the result of
a motorcycle accident.
Example: He was thrown from the bike and
went scuttering down the highway for 50 yards.
The worst case of road rash I've ever seen.
stuff left on your car (especially the
windshield)when the road rain dries.
Example: I used up all the cleaner trying
to get the road schmutz off the windows!
alcoholic drink consumed while driving or riding
in a vehicle.
Example: The drive's over twenty minutes.
Better grab some road sodas.
used to indicate the compulsive need for a
of mostly synthetic substances. Often used by
puppets dressed like Zorro on crack.
Example: Robble Robble.
contrary to nature
Example: That manifestation was a
and revulsion of robots, caused by their humanoid
appearance but lack of body language
and organic subtleties, thus causing the sufferer
to believe that she is surrounded by walking,
talking dead people.
Example: Don't take that thing near Bob.
He suffers from robophobia.
empowered individual or entity exercising a
blatant and needless abuse of authority,
particularly at the expense of the less
(robostecktorian adj. steckle tr.v.)
Example: That cop gave me a speeding
ticket for going 3 miles over. What a
act of making someting more robust.
Example: Just get the web site working, we
will robustify it later.
undescribable mystery mechanism that when broken
brings the system or machine in question to a
complete stop or when added to something inferior
makes it infinitely better than everything.
This word is used to confuse lay people when no
one cares to figure out the real reason for
Example: You see, your web site went down
because the robustitron in the web server started
artifacting the data stream.
display a certain style.
Example: That guy was rocking a mullet.
to describe something which is the epitome of
(Invented by Jerame Barriga of Carson, CA.)
Example: Mrs. Monson rocks chestnuts!
to describe something which is the epitome of
coolness. Cf: Rock chestnuts.
Example: Jerame, you rock grapefruits!
as either enthusiastic or sarcastic
Example: A. Well, I'm gonna mow the lawn.
B. Rock on!
to describe an extreme situation or personal
Example: You got rock star parking. I
parted like a rock star last night!
be cool in a conspicuously uncool manner.
Example: You bought a new boba fett poster
for your office? Rock Steady!
Need to lay it on even thicker? use baby as a
modifier= Rock steady, baby!
the funky beat: Superlative
Example: Your mom's cinnamon rolls rock
the funky beat.
Century US black slang for sex. Came to
mistakenly stand for a sub-genre of music. Brings
whole new meaning to Rocking All Over The World,
Rock Around The Clock, Jailhouse Rock, and Hard
Example: Well, time for some rock'n'roll.
citizen that loves rock-n-roll or plays in a
still has the intensity but is marked by long
hair and leather like skin.
Example: Mick Jagger is a real
person who does work somewhere between rocket
science and monkey work. Often used in IT for cut
and paste work that requires thinking.
Example: You need to think about those
figures; get a rocket monkey to enter them.
a very stupid person
Example: The sign says pull, you rocket
hybrid of rocket scientist and rock star,
generally used as a back-handed compliment for
achieving the mundane.
Example: You remembered to sign the cheque
this time? You're a rocket-star!
(optional: the house): To
be extremely pleasing to ones tastes or senses.
Example: That _Mission Impossible_ movie
rocks. That new 7-11 slurpie flavor rocks the
house. That rocks--do it again. That last
skateboard trick rocked.
that's particularly awesome or entertaining
Example: Wow, Paul, your new story really
the casbah: describes
when something comes across as very exciting or
when a situation turns out to your extreme liking
Example: When Fred's uncle gave him a new
car he said Whoah, this rocks the casbah!
101 in any undergraduate program.
Thought to be the easiest the science
Example: He's unable to count his fingers
without giving himself a hemorrhage,
so he took rocks-for-jocks as his science.
similar to cool.
Example: I get a raise?! ROCKTROPLIS!
the collar on a shirt does not lay properly, it
can referred to as a rocky collar.
Example: Fix your rocky collar before we
attempt to make a pass or to pick someone up
Example: Did you hear about John last
night? He pulled a rodee on this chick, and she
turned him down flat.
to the hog's head: A
quaint and antiquated measurement of absolutely
anything. The unit of measurement is a rod,
checked against a hog's head. The implication is
that whatever it is you're measuring, it's either
very old, or happened a long time ago.
Example: 1. Abraham Simpson: I said the
metric system is the tool of the devil... My car
gets 40 rods to the hog's head, and that's the
way I likes it!
2. My first computer was a Commodore 64 that got
four rods to the hog's head of memory.
on the floor laughing, but not rofl. Written as
you say it, probably because typing it that often
means you almost say it out loud. Most commonly
used to confuse people not 'in the know'.
Example: Person A: I was thinking about
becoming a priest, but I don't like small boys.
Person B: Roffle!
pick up a lady using heavy dry-wit and light
Example: Rich: Hey, look at Paul over
there making that girl laugh.
Albert: Yeah, he's laying down the Roger Moore.
inability of a motion picture to seamlessly fuse
live action with computer-generated imagery, as
the film-makers had intended, lending it an
unintentional cartoony feel.
Example: I enjoyed _Attack of the Clones_,
but it was a bit Roger Rabbit at times.
Adj. (raw-jur-raw-jur) Derived from Battle Droids
in Star Wars Episode One. Roger Roger is used to
denote willingness without enthusiasm. A way to
affirm without pleasure about the subject.
Example: You gotta work today man? Roger
no worries, no problem, sure, why not, yes, fair
Example: Q. Are you going? A. Rogerdilly.
On my way.
An awkward stench.
Example: Your car smells rohitopomous.
Asteroid (v) To take asteroids from another
Example: 1. He took my roids 2. Let's roid
that guy, he looks like a good target.
excellent. From _Happy Gilmore_: Rock. R-o-k?
R-O-C-K! Oh, the c's silent ...
Example: Yo, I'm comin' down today.'Rok.
word you always end up with at the end of
Example: Damn, i can only put down roldivl
To be robbed in an overwhelming manner.
2. To be taken advantage of.
Example: The dummy was so drunk that the
minute he left the bar, he got jackrolled and
lost all his money.
Example: You'd better slow down. I see a
couple of rollers up ahead.
leave, gangster style.
Example: Alex: Yo, I'm boutsta rollout.
Herb: Aight, peace e-z.
a full roll of toilet paper on top of the an
empty roll of toilet paper in lieu of
actually replacing the roll.
Example: I sure am getting sick of all the
rollposting that's been going on in the bathroom
of being romantic
Example: My husband was so romantical last
of being romantic
Example: My husband was so romantical last
cigarette. Short for cigaroo.
Example: I smoke a pack of roos a day.
brilliant, the best thing in the world, cool.
Example: Skating is roofus.
ruin something, also rooned = ruined
Example: You rooned it!
for cigarette, shortened form of cigaroony.
Example: May Ii have a roon, please?
Example: Don't rope in my car, Zak.
sentiment of deep affection,
mainly romantic changing someone from a pragmatic
person to an incurable dreamer.
Example: Amadeus was touched by
rosanthenascimiento. In this way he became an
bringing about the settlement of a dispute by the
employment of the game rock-paper-scissors
Example: The argument over who was
actually going to be the one to pay the bar tab
was finally settled by roshamboization, thus
ending hours of dispute and preventing a near
Example: I roshent try that if I were you.
(n) Something insanely disgusting or annoying. 2.
(int) Exclamation to denote extreme displeasure.
Example: 1. Mid-terms are such rot! 2.
Rot! I deleted my files.
One who has become stupid through the use of
2. Dizzy person. (Compare to actual English word
Example: Look at those rotards getting off
the roller coaster.
on the floor, laughing my ass off. Used to show
that something is extremely funny.
Example: Yesterday, Jeff was about to
sneeze, so he turned to the left. When he
sneezed, his head hit the wall.
ROTFLMAO, I was crying.
- A person obsessed with rotisserie or fantasty
sports. They are becoming more rampant with the
ease and convenience of leagues on the internet.
Example: I saw George last night and he
couldn't put down the paper. He spends all day
checking how HIS players are doing. He's becoming
a real rotisserie geek.
is something that is plain awful. It can also be
used to describe a person, place or thing.
Example: Geez, that guy is really rotted.
not in favour of.
Example: Where do you wanna go for lunch?
Anywhere but Rotten Ronnies.
dog barking setting off all the other dogs
Example: The man walking down the alley
set off a rovalert from all the neighborhood
form of rowdy.
Example: While the substitute teacher had
poor anticipations of the pupils from the start,
their rowd and poor behavior proved even these
low expectations to be too high.
word used to describe a particularly rambunctious
or generally loud and over-the-top individual.
Example: Was that guy in the crowd ever
playful, cat-like sound. A cross between a growl
and a purr.
Used when you want to say something is sexy.
Example: She rowr-ed at her boyfriend.
formal attire worn when attending a rock concert
or rock related gathering.
Usually consisting of black jeans, black t-shirt
(band name optional) and a black jacket (tassles
Example: I am going to wear my roxedo to
the Metallica concert tonight.
Example: That girl at the club was a real
collection of objects that are all different;
typically implies that they are more-or-less
Example: I found a royal sampler of video
adapters at Radio Shack, but there was nothing to
convert from RCA to coaxial.
- 1. to it's furthest extent. 2.majorly
Example: After the scooter crash, his
knees were royally screwed. (or screwed up,
Example: After five hours of shopping I
shoulder of the road, not paved.
Example: Whoa! Stay off the rubar.
who is not of legal age to have sexual relations
with; usually refering to little boys.
Example: Billy Bob, you can't do that with
her she's a rubba.
combination of rubbish and garbage which refers
to discarded envelopes, paper, letters, junk
Example: I burn my rubbage in the
fireplace and throw my garbage in the trash can.
around a site
rubbie is a term used in Vancouver to describe an
alcoholic, mentally ill, or drug addicted
homeless person. They are generally found
scattered around the West End and heavily
concentrated in the Lower East side.
The history of the word seems to stem from the
word rubbish. The rubbies are often dirty, and
wheel around shopping carts full of junk.
Additionally, they often sleep in garbage cans,
which might be the inspiration for the term.
Example: From the adjacent building I
could see up on the roof and there were a couple
of dead rubbies up there.
or persons with little clue about culture. A
Example: Josh is a rube, he needs to grab
a clue from the clue bag.
wannabe with mohawk or mullett.
Example: Chris changed his hair--yeah,
it's a wig--and everything just to hang with the
punks. Nothing but a rucker.
mild all-ages expletive, usually applied to
beyond control or belief.
Example: Jim: Who put the wet towel on top
of the clean laundry?
Family: (no answer)
Jim: (under breath) Ruckinsnuckincursinfursin!
meaning lots. (Used by all generations in
Example: I've got rucks of work. There
were rucks of people.
Ridiculously early in the morning. 2. Any time
before I get up
Example: What are you ringing me for? It's
rudelings. def. a rude person. for starcraft
fans, similar to zergling.
Example: The professor thinks the students
were a bunch of rudelings for using their
cellphones in the middle of class.
able-bodied jaywalker who, being waved across the
street by a courteous motorist, seems to cross
slower than he or she would if there were no
Example: As Jeremy sat helpless and fuming
in the cab, his train beginning to roll out of
the station without him, he considered what a
fine hood ornament this latest rudestrian would
referee who allows rough play to continue without
Example: Uh oh. This is going to be a
rough hockey game. See who the rufferee is?
Example: That party last night was very
person in power who thinks and acts as if she's
the greatest thing in the universe--and makes
sure everyone knows it. Taken from Rufus Shinra
of FF7 fame.
Example: Christina Aguilera is no Barbra
Streisand or Madonna, not even a Britney Spears.
But she's definitely a rufus.
Example: That jacket is way rufus!
out of control.
Example: The party I went to last night
form of the phrase uh-oh! compliments of Scooby
Example: Ruh-roh! We're out of Lucky
female gangster. Girl involved in a gang.
Example: My ruka is hangin with the
excel at something.
Example: When Dr. Peikoff appeared on a
radio talk show to discuss his views on the
terrorist crisis, he was bewildered by a caller
who told him, Dr. Peikoff, you _rule_!
0: v -
In RPGs (Role Playing Games), when the gamemaster
changes a rule for whatever reason, usually to
resolve a problem
Example: It was being abused so I rule 0'd
it to make it more specific.
unsettling churning in your stomach, experienced
when one has the intestinal flu,
food poisoning, or a dose of Montezuma's Revenge
Example: I shouldn't have eaten that whale
fat and blue cheese burrito.
Now I've got a serious case of rumble guts.
dummy, or dumb dumb
Example: What did you do that for you
is the official drink of the Amish Mafia
It evolved from a drink labled rum, but tasting
much more like vodka.
Example: Well, gentlemen, it wouldn't be a
holiday humdinger unless someone puked off a shot
of rumka. Merry Christmas.
slang for news.
Example: So what's the rumpus from your
imaginary prey, especially one which presents
itself at times inappropriate for pursuit.
Example: His new kitten was a delight,
except whilst chasing runnerbunnies at 4:00 AM.
be extremely tired to the point of seeing double;
inability to be coherent due to tiredness or
Example: You were so runted this morning,
all you did was say something that didn't have a
vowel in it then rolled over and went back to
stuck-up, snotty girl who thinks she is it.
Example: Look at that runway bioch, walkin
like she owns the place.
single word pseudoacronym for Are You Okay.
Example: Old Man: Oww! I just dropped that
anvil on my toe!
to stupefied, to be in a trance-like state.
Example: Those who stared at the sun too
long became rupified.
way of saying ruined
Example: that car in the woods is rurnt
'n' hope: when
you are pressed for time and you have a difficult
math problem to do, you put down any logical
answer and hope for the best.
Example: I had fifteen minutes to finish
my algebra, so I used the rush 'n' hope method. I
only got a D-.
one thing you're perfect for or is perfect for
you. A rushmore is the one thing that you're good
at and should do it for the rest of your life. If
your rushmore is a person, that's the person you
should spend the rest of your life with.
Example: She's my rushmore, Max.
winner. (Bill Russell won 2 NCAA championships,
an Olympic Gold Medal, and 11 NBA championships,
including eight in a row.)
Example: The guy is successful in
everthing he does--he's a real russell.
is a word we use when referring to a state of
excitement that our dog gets into, often provoked
Example: Sunny's just been sleeping all
day. She needs to be russied up. OR Someone's a
term shouted in extreme displeasure.
Example: Jane: Astro, you're on fire!
A toga in bad condition, usually found by
archeologists on Fridays.
Example: Dr. Leaky, I think we've found