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tabling

running, hosting, attending an informational booth at a fair or event formation type: known stem with a unique ending, suffix changes table from n. to v. reason used: Most likely because it More…

tabloidification

Refers to a shift towards more tabloids, or tabloid-type news, by the media apparent meaning: media selling more 'tabloid'-type news, as opposed to 'broadsheet' news. The speaker was More…

tachistoscope

an instrument used in psychology that flashes a series of images in front of the test subject as quickly as possible in an attempt to test memory for different stimuli. "In my day, we used More…

Tacoblocka

The female version of a “cock-block” due to the shape of the female sex organ. Used when the female is obviously looking to hook up, but either her protective friends or a jealous More…

tacocopter

A quadrocopter that is capable of carrying and delivering tacos. ="I really wish I had a tacocopter here to deliver tacos to me!" Etymology : A blend of the nouns More…

tacoed

To deform or distort into the shape of a taco. The word “tacoed” is a derived past-tense verb form of the Spanish loan word “taco”. The word was used to describe the More…

tacolada

An enchilada filled with meat seasoned with taco seasoning, as opposed to grilled or fajita meat Finding himself in a humorous situation and eating an enchilada with a new flavor, the More…

tactible

able to be felt Seems to be thinking of the word "tactile" meaning "dealing with the sense of touch" and in order to suit the purpose and turn it into an adjective "-ible" was tacked on to More…

tag

(metaphor) the act of labeling someone in a picture with his/her name of Facebook. =Don't tag me in those pictures from that crazy party last night! Etymology : from comparison to More…

tag-team

to informally create ad-hoc teams (or gang up on another player) in a game where each player is supposed to be playing independently. Combines the “informal” meaning of More…

Tag-whore

A person who buys name-brand items for the sake of portraying a certain image. apparent meaning: One who actively pursues brand names. Whore has come to mean someone who shamelessly pursues More…

taggin

spray painting a gang's name on walls. (leaving a trademark; graffiti) =We were taggin' all night. Etymology : from tag- meaning to mark or a label. =Conversation explaining gang More…

taikonaut

A person who travels in space (esp. Chinese) The term was coined as the Chinese counterpart of astronaut (the American version) and cosmonaut (the Russian version). Since China is the More…

TAINT

the area on a male between his scrotum and anus Apparent meaning: the area on a male between his scrotum and anus Reason used: wanted to reference a specific area quickly and easily More…

take

command from rock climber to belayer, to express the rock climber’s desire for the belayer to pull in the excess rope possible reason used: Rock-climbers need a word to quickly More…

Take it to the house

refers to the act of going to sleep Apparent meaning: the act of retiring to bed for sleep =Did Chris take it to the house? =Did Chris take it to the house?

Take-off

(verb) to go run a lap (track, field, court, etc.) =The term "take-off" is a slang term used usually by coaches to go run a lap. Etymology : "Take" from late Old More…

Takeability

The characteristic of something to be able of being taken. This word was likely formed by adding the morpheme “–able” to the word “take” by following the pattern of the English language to More…

talk block

(rhyming) the act of making it difficult to for people to talk because of your presence =Modification of similar rhyming compound "cock block," which refers to one man blocking More…

talk offline

(verb) Talk outside the official meeting =The word offline originally means something opposite to online, which is on-network. This expression “talk offline” meant “talk off the online More…


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