205 definition by octopod

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An upstanding, worthy, honorable adult person of either sex. Fr. German and Yiddish for "human being." Cf. Chinese jin, literally "man" but with similar meaning.
Be a mensch! Admit your mistake and make things good.
by Octopod November 08, 2003

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Perform an act in a perfunctory, uncommitted fashion, as if it didn't matter.
She sang the National Anthem, but she was just phoning it in as far as I could tell.
by octopod November 08, 2003

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One who resides in the country without papers. PC term is undocumented worker. Cf. wetback, mojado.
The illegal aliens line up by the side of the road looking for casual work.
by octopod December 27, 2003

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Annoying misuse of the word 'anyway." Probably part of the language now, just to annoy curmudgeons like me.
So, she's all "Anyways, let's go shopping at Target! "
by octopod May 30, 2004

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Any depraved individual or person with bizarre taste.
That goatfucker is one sick fuck -- he wanks off to Dan Rather.
by octopod November 23, 2003

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Juvenile hall; children's prison
He was driving a Porsche, not his own, with three joints in his pocket. Guess what? They sent him to juvie for six months.
by Octopod November 09, 2003

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Former Pres. and Mrs. (Sen.) Clinton. A famous marriage of convenience seen as a unit, though Bill's unit may be elswhere
Billary -- they still run the Democrat Party.
by Octopod November 08, 2003

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