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Lax

To relax or let down your guard. Possible reason used: There are two possible origins of this word that are semi related. The first proposed origin is as a clipping of the word More…

lax

(clipping) a slang term for the sport lacrosse =a slang term for the sport lacrosse Etymology : This seems to be a unique form of clipping of the word lacrosse. Possibly, the “la” was More…

Lax /læks/

(Clipping) Lax is used to describe something that is relaxed, not strict, and loose when it comes to its reinforcement. Something is lax when people don’t really care about it that much or More…

lax bro

a variation of the popular 'bro' who favors wearing lacrosse jerseys =Did you see Jones being overrun with lax bros last night that were shotgunning Keystones? Etymology : More…

Lax bro

Clipping of the word “brother” to form “bro” and creative clipping of the word “lacrosse” to form lax, with the x representing “cross”. Lax bro typically describes a guy who enjoys lacrosse More…

lax bro (2)

A guy who plays lacrosse and whose life revolves around the sport and the relaxed life style that is associated with it. =Bro is a commonly used by other guys to call their friends. It is More…

lax(1)

(Adjective) Being relaxed or informal, an event that is casual or informal. This word was used informally by a friend and friends tend to shorten words =“This week is so lax for me”. More…

lay out

in Ultimate, to dive for a catch so as to hit the ground in a horizontal attitude Interpretation of intended meaning in Ultimate or similar disc sports, to dive for a catch so as to hit the More…

LBD

(Initialism) Stands for little black dress. =The ‘little black dress’ has become a common fashion reference to a staple fashion item that all women should own in their closet. The dress More…

LC

lambda calculus (a mathematical system consisting only of functions and variables) =Used repeatedly in COMP 311 lectures

LDR

Long Distance Relationship =LDR is an acronym of long distance relationship. Although there are other things that LDR can stand for, like light dependent resistors, among the Rice More…

le cheese

Something silly and overdone. This expression takes the slang term cheese, which means something goofy and ridiculous, and puts a twist on it by putting the French article le in front. Note More…

lead

lead, v. to put lead into a mechanical pencil =This is a classic example of zero derivation, as 'to lead' comes from the noun 'lead,' or 'a small piece of More…

leadfoot

One who drives very fast. The phrase lead foot is known, but the words are now compounded to make one word. Some words change spelling and are compounded for no particular reason. I think More…

leak

the act of urination =“The man standing in the doorway there was just about to go out for a leak” Etymology : 1934 coined in Henry Miller’s “Tropic of Cancer.” The verb “leak” occurred More…

leaking

(widening) 'Leaking' is a slang verb meaning 'to bleed,' especially in the context of a fist fight or other physical confrontation. 'Leaking' is most likely More…

lean

(semantic change) a drink of prescription cough syrup mixed with soda =Known by many other names, lean was popularized in the Houston area by the rap and hip hop community during the late More…

Leanover

A small-sized hangover, usually comes with merely a mild headache, a vague fatigue, and little or no sense of regret and/or shame. =Usually used when a person does not have the full More…

leanover

(compounding) a condition that occurs on the morning after a night of drinking and is characterized by a slight headache and weariness =This term is based on the analogical model More…

LeBron-a-thon

the saturating sports media coverage of all things having to do with LeBron James's first season in the NBA apparent meaning:the saturating sports media coverage of all things LeBron =Just More…


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