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38 definitions by hipster

 
15.
describing someone who is under intense or extreme pressure.
I was under the gun to get that project done on time.
by hipster November 27, 2005
 
16.
1. a habit or tendency

2. to break or cease said habit or tendency

3. a noticeable effect
1. "I've been on this stogie kick ever since I discovered scotch whiskey!"

2. "Kicking the smoking habit would be a lot easier if it wasn't for these damn nic fits!"

3. "I gotta say...these jalapeno-covered tabasco-doused enchiladas sure have a kick to them!"
by Hipster July 03, 2006
 
17.
describing something done in a casual or informal manner; also, something said or done quickly or in passing.
"I just processed that order on the fly without making any notes."

"I don't remember mentioning anything about the party to Jenn's sister, must have said it on the fly."
by hipster July 09, 2005
 
18.
spontaneous; done without any planning or rehearsing
the actors on the show "whose line is it anyway" are known for their ability to do comedy sketches off the cuff.
by hipster March 25, 2004
 
19.
having someone of importance at your disposal to help further your own agenda. usually involves kickbacks of some sort.
it's a well known fact that many corporations have politicians in their back pocket, thats why it seems like they're the ones really running things.
by hipster September 06, 2004
 
20.
to have any venture or attempt at something result in success
after I revamped my resume, my job hunt finally panned out, and I got that 60K position at IBM!
by hipster August 27, 2004
 
21.
redundant and repetitive way of saying "the same old thing" or "nothing new"
"I'm always workin', slavin', every day.
gotta take a break from the same old, same old".

-from the song "(don't need) nothing but a good time" (Poison)
by hipster June 14, 2004