6 definitions by Brighid N

A legal and cultural age set in modern America defined to infantilize, pamper, stifle, and enculturate young adults. Historically a development of the clan-phobic American attempt to shunt social constraint of young adults from the family to the educracy. This phenomenon is supported by widely held myths of "adolescent rebellion", which is often paradoxically feared and stimulated by zealous custom. see teenteen
"I got married at 15, so I never really was a teenager."
by Brighid N May 10, 2003
A Black American dialectal term for a twenty-five cent piece. Still in current use in isolated areas: attested often in Middle Georgia.
"Yo gotta case quarter I can borraw?"
by Brighid N May 10, 2003
noun, adjective: A legal and cultural age set or class invented in early 20th century Western nations to describe young adults roughly between the ages of 12 and 21. As bourgeois families acquired more wealth and freetime, it became expected that their ofspring would have childhoods far extended beyond biological tendency and tradition. While "teens'" rights are severely limited in modern societies, they are often paradoxically expected to rebel against these limits as part of a "natural phase". Through the 20th century, the "teen" phenomenon has extended from a small well-to-do set of urban youths in America to expectation enshrined in most countries laws. The years refered to as "adolescence" or "immaturity" have quickly bloated in duration from 14-16 years of age to (in middle class America) 12-24 years of age.
"In America, a teen is just a spoiled little brat. Where I'm from, a teen often has a spouse, a job, and standing in the family and community." -B. Patel
by Brighid N May 10, 2003
noun: One who makes sexual and masterbatory use of stuffed animals, dolls, and puppets. Plushophiles are often involved with the "furry" community.
by Brighid N May 10, 2003
1. noun, pronounced "wee-tchaw": An Anglo-Saxon word meaning a wise or esoterically skilled person of the male gender. cf. "Wita"
2. noun, pronounced "wick-uh": A ditheistic-pantheistic religion founded in the 20th century by G. Gardner, a British civil servant, as a derivative of Freemasonry, Hermeticism, Thelema, Christianity, and Mediaeval folk magic. Has expanded as a movement to encorporate feminist theology, extra-cultural symbolic misappropriation, and other Christian apostate religious trends.
1. "Ic beo wiccan."
2. "Wicca is so cool, 'cause it's got, like, a Goddess and stuff."
by Brighid N May 10, 2003
1. noun: An edible, frozen confection flavored or concreted with bits of animal flesh.
2. noun: A penis or phallic appearing object.
3. interjection: From certain Anime/Manga circles, a nonsensical greeting or term of endearment.
1. "I could sure go for a meat popsicle on a hot day like this!"
2. "I could sure go for a hot meat popsicle on a day like this!"
3. "Hey, Meatpopsicle! I just got a new ep of Ranma!"
by Brighid N May 10, 2003

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