TagDouble-Tongued Dictionary


hypermile v. to take extraordinary measures toward achieving maximum fuel efficiency in an automobile. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)


bitch  n.— «That small, tuft of hair that some men like to grow beneath their lower lip is also known as a bitch, presumably because of its vague resemblance to female genitalia.» —“Who are you calling a bitch?” by Kate...

exploding contract

exploding contract  n.— «Hurried interviews held in secret locations across London ended with the Americans issuing everyone with an “exploding contract”—an ultimatum to decide by last Sunday night.» —“Gung-ho Citigoof gets its hiring...


walkshed n. the area that can be conveniently reached on foot from a geographic point. Editorial Note: See note about “-shed” at viewshed. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)


drama-price v. phr. to lower the asked dollar amount for real estate so as to attract buyers’ attention. Also as noun: drama price. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)


 n.— «As you may know, today is Bob Marley’s birthday (or “earthday” in Rasta parlance).» —by Wayn Wayne&Wax Feb. 6, 2007. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)