Person who receives multiple degrees and keeps taking courses instead of holding a profession related to the degrees earned. Can be a compliment or an insult depending on the speaker.
Ex. 1: a compliment
"Man, I think you're so cool for writing a dissertation on Mesoamerican maize fertilization. You're a real professional student!"
Ex.2 an insult:
"Hey Jack, won't you get a real job and quit being a professional student?"
September 29, 2004
i.e. a cigarette. One way a smoker might difuse a non-smoker's disapproval of nicotine use. Use with a sarcastic tone of voice. See also killer stick
Women's name, feminine version of Darius. Recently, character on and title of MTV's Daria. A highly sarcastic, socially isolated, but extremely cool woman I'd like to meet (if she were real.)
Man, you and your sister are totally like Daria and Quinn!
Favorite behavior of crude diners. Involves dipping your crudite
or corn chip
into a sauce, taking a bite from the veggie or chip, and then re-dipping the half digested item back into the sauce
Made famous on Seinfeld
some years back.
Sign at country fair food stall: "DO NOT DOUBLE DIP!"
September 19, 2004
(lit.) Haitian religion combining Catholicism and West African-influenced animist beliefs.
(colloq.) Any strange ritual or behavior, especially one meant to do harm to another person. See also voodoo doll
Darlene, angry that her hubby ran off with a waitress from a pachino parlor, made a voodoo doll of him in a B-rate movie sort of revenge.
Yiddish for an idiot or a cuckold. Essential loan word in New Yorkese English, along with all the other Yiddish insults. See also schmuck
That schmo just took my spot and flipped me the bird. Jerk.
Not pork fat, but the large intestine of a hog. Signature variety meat of soul food
and Southern cuisine in general. Cleaned, cut, and then fried or boiled.
Known for a distinctive aroma.
Some love chitlins while others can't stand the smell.
November 06, 2003