A catchall for words that one doesn't know how to spell. Interchangeable with fandango.
"Um, Jerri, what does V-I-C-T-O-R-Y spell?"
"Fandango...? No, hobocamp. Hobocamp!"
A secret code word, used when the speaker wants to say, "Okay, stop now, you've gone far enough."
"How about I'll just do what it is I want to do, and when you'd like me to stop, you say the secret word."
"What's the secret word?"