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Sobetting

(Blending) Sobetting, v. is a blending of the words sobbing and vomiting. It is the action that can follow after a heavy night of drinking in which something traumatic or unsettling occurs. More…

socal

Refers to the physical location and the culture of Southern California. =It is often cumbersome to say the entire name “Southern California”. Therefore, it can be clipped and shortened to More…

Soccermom

Referring to a parent who devotes most of the time and enthusiasm to her child. Usually referring to middle-aged, upper middle class woman who spends most of her time picking up their More…

social engineering

Matchmaking, attempting to manipulate two people together in hopes of sparking a romantic relationship Making a play on the many fields of engineering (civil, mechanical, electrical, etc.) More…

sofass

The state or condition of being stuck to a leather or vinyl chair or sofa; usually occurs after one has been seated for a considerable period of time. It was used as a clever, concise term More…

Soft

Someone who is considered emotionally weak. =Usually directed at a weaker or less liked member of a group of friends. Etymology : A metaphor of the original word soft, in reference to More…

soft-serve

(semantic shift) a female whose fat collects in rolls, evoking the image of a soft-serve ice cream cone. ="Dude, she has more than just muffin-tops, she's soft-serve status." More…

Softs

the part of the human body located behind the patella (also referred to as the “softs of the knees”) =The term “softs” is metonymically relating a quality of the knee to that part of the More…

SOGGY

Not quite awake, unable to get out of bed. This is a very descriptive term that did in fact capture the feeling. There are not any good short terms in English that adequately describe the More…

SoHo

(clipping and then compounding) A person, typically a woman, who lives south of Houston St. in New York and is considered particularly promiscuous. To differentiate between this and the More…

Soil

Describes smokeless tobacco; any type of smokeless tobacco that is placed in the mouth. =Used among anyone who uses smokeless tobacco, but originated in south Texas. Etymology : From More…

SOL

To be in a bad situation with no way out. acronym for “shit out of luck” A slightly less offensive way of using the phrase. Small child around at the time. =‘I was SOL More…

SOL (1)

(initialism) Informal shortening of 'so out of luck.' =What happens if she can't find a space? Right, right now if she can't find a space she's just SOL. More…

solander

A case for maps, plates, etc., made to resemble a book and having the front cover and fore edge hinged. Using the person's name to name the thing that that person invented, i.e. eponymy. More…

Solastalgia

(Blending, Clipping) A form of homesickness one gets when one is still at home =It is used to conjure the word nostalgia. It combines solacium and algia which literally means comfort pain. More…

Solid

(Novel Creation) Cool, fascinating =This is one of the few novel creations that forms words meaning cool. This word can be used to describe different objects, situations, or even people. More…

solid

good or proficient; suitable to one’s liking =If someone finds something “solid”, it means that they think that this object is adequate.For example, if some sort of food is “solid”, then More…

solid (1)

1 a favor. 2 good, awesome. =“Will you do me a solid and pass me my backpack?” “I just wrote a pretty solid paper” Etymology : Thought to have originated as slang in the 70’s. It More…

Solid (2)

Cool, great, awesome. Often used as a replacement for "excellent," "great," "sweet," "cool," etc. =I got a solid grade on my chem exam. Etymology More…

solid (215)

confirmation of something done correctly, awesome =This term is a conversion from the noun ‘solid’ meaning something hard and firm to an adjective describing something that is also ‘solid’ More…


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