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VERSATILIER

more versatile Apparent meaning: more versatile Reason used: did not want to break pattern of –er words, so used versatilier instead of more versatile (‘I prefer this car, it is More…

vert

(noun) Short for vertical, referring to the vertical stack in ultimate frisbee. =“Make a vert stack in the endzone!” Etymology : clipping of the word 'vertical' M.Fr. vertical, More…

verticalize

to rotate 90 degrees until the longest side is pointing up and down; specifically done to trays at lunch tables Possible reasons used: to shorten the phrase ‘make our trays More…

vertically-challenged

Short, not tall =Don't call him short, he's vertically challenged. Etymology : compound formed from vertical + -ly (adv.) and challenge + ed =Conversation

verved

to be rudely shoved aside Zero-derivation of the noun “verve”, in this instance the band of the name “The Verve” (This formation came about to due a music video in More…

vestige

a trace, mark, or visible sign left by something vanished or lost; the smallest quantity or trace =Vestiges of these are still evident as mature pines and tamaracks, ginkos, tulip trees More…

Vexellent

Wonderfully excellent My friend first used this one when we were playing a drinking game. He made a good shot and said, “Vexellent.” He had visited Germany over the summer, More…

vfc

(ADJ) Very cold. =It's a way to express one's distaste for the weather in a subtle manner. Etymology : acronym of 'very fucking cold' ="it's vfc right More…

Vibe

Feelings, atmosphere. =This word is commonly used by college students, especially at Rice. A place with good “vibes” is the place to be. It is the specific feelings or atmosphere that a More…

vibe

(conversion) To approve of, to enjoy, to appreciate. “I totally vibe with your music choice right now.” =Conversion from “vibe” as a noun, meaning affect or mood (“What was the vibe at that More…

Vibe Check

The act of violently attacking someone, usually by hitting them over the head with a blunt object. =This word was coined as a metaphor of the existing word “Vibe Check” which roughly means More…

vibe check

(compounding) 1. Noun. a. An instance or process in which someone invites another to share his or her feelings. b. An instance in which someone evaluates the feelings, mood, or attitude More…

vic

a victim; one who is preyed upon or harmed in a situation. This is a shortened version of the word ‘victim,’ a frequently used word in crime and justice. ‘Vics’ are More…

vico

shortened slang name for the drug Vicodin. This is common word shortening, and the finished term sounds sharper and slangier. When I've heard it, it is usually a plural - vicos. More…

Victimhood

a state of suffering resulting from an event or action =The term “victimhood” was created to fill the absence of a word that could concisely refer collectively to the state of being a More…

videocracy

social structure largely influenced by visual media. Blending of video and democracy. A “videocracy” is a government or social situation that is largely influenced by the More…

videophile

One who loves and collects video equipment and media =The picture quality will be vastly improved, pleasing videophiles. Etymology : compound from L. video 'see' and G. phile 'loving' More…

Vidiot

A person who plays video games frequently, probably excessively, and figuratively until he has become an idiot. The sense of the word "idiot" used here is "one incapable of normal processes More…

Vidiot(2)

Someone who is obsessed with video and computer game and cut off from society. =Vidiot is blending of video and idiot. It refers to a person who is obsessed with videogames and lost More…

Viewmongous

(blending) A term to describe something that is way too big to miss. It could be described as a tourist attraction. =The term was first coined when Sharp introduced their 80inch Aqueos More…


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