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Gank(3)

In video games, the act of a larger group of teammates ambushing a smaller group of the opposing players. The term probably originated from online team computer games. “Gank” was most likely More…

gank(5)

(Novel Creation) To surprise or ambush an enemy, used within the context of arena based video game. =Gank is one of many internet terms used in arena games. Arena games normally pit teams More…

gank(6)

To gang up with friendly individuals and attack an enemy, typically used by players of online multiplayer games. ="Hey, that player looks weak, let's hurry up and gank him!" More…

gank(7)

to simultaneously attack an individual with many people. =This word is video-gamer slang, which originates from hip-hop slang. Gank is a derivation of the word gang, and is metonymy, as More…

gaoculus

math taught by Rice professor Dr. Gao, thought to be characteristically easier than other math courses. The use of this word infuses calculus with characteristics of Gao’s teaching More…

Gaoism

Saying or phrase spoken by Dr. Gao Gaoism is referring to the many different saying and phrases, usually just mispronunciation or spelling of normal English words. =let’s hope for More…

Gaoism

A saying or manner characteristic of Dr. Gao, a Rice University Mathematics Professor Generally a saying that is characteristic of Dr. Gao of the Rice University Department of Mathematics. More…

gar

shortening of the word cigar. A rolled tobacco based product that is smoked =Let's go outside and have a gar later Etymology : Shortening of the word cigar =first heard late high More…

garage doors

(metaphor) the eyelids of a woman sporting a single shade of eyeshadow =Professional makeup artist Sutan (known for his appearances throughout America's Next Top Model) showed his true More…

garb

(clipping and metaphorical extension of the word garbage) it has come to refer to a person that has a low skill level at something in addition to referring to trash =“Oh no, we got this, More…

garb1

(Clipping) Information or events that are disliked by someone =The term is used in “sorority slang.” Although many people can describe events or information as garbage, it seems to be more More…

garbage

(metonomy) garbage- a term used to emphasize how bad a certain player is on the baseball field. If a player does something bad, he is classified a garbage. Garbage, in its orignal text, More…

garbage day

(Metaphor) The event of banning a person from an internet forum weekly =Metaphor because you are comparing the event of garbage day (which happens once a week when you take out the trash) More…

GARDEN BURGER

A hamburger made with a non-meat, vegetarian patty instead of beef, served by Rice University Food Service. Also gardenburger. =The garden burger is a healthy alternative to a hamburger. More…

gardening

(semantic change via metaphor) To either trim or groom one’s pubic hair. Speakers originally used “gardening” to refer to cultivating or working in a garden. Over time, female speakers More…

Garriage

A consensual marriage between two people of the same sex. =Used when describing a homosexual married couple Etymology : Marriage, being the legal bond between two parties and g replacing More…

Gas

(metonymy) Pertaining to the baseball community in order to describe how a pitcher is throwing. Describes that a pitcher is throwing very hard or at a great velocity =A pitcher that is More…

Gas (1)

(Metaphor) To boost someone’s ego, to lift someone up, pump up =Despite generally having a connotation that is more negative or icky (from it’s association with flatulence and gasoline) it More…

Gas (5)

(Noun) An Irish slang word that means hilarious, fun, or a joke. =In the context it was used in Blacklist, I assumed it meant entertaining or amusing, because the character said “this is More…

Gas Up

(verb) to compliment someone and make them feel good about themselves and boost their ego =This is an informal term, used primarily by millenials / members of generation z. It is used in More…


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