TagDouble-Tongued Dictionary

silo funding

silo funding  other.— «On funding, Mr. Sanford would have one believe school leaders are hamstrung by unreasonable constraints on the way they can spend state education dollars. He and his advisers have latched onto the buzzword...

beer bully

beer bully  n.— «Empower students to stand up to “beer bullies,” a term coined by a Florida educator. These are students who drink so aggressively that they try to bully other students into imitating or tolerating their...

shooting star

shooting star  n.— «A shooting star is formed when a stock gaps higher in the morning, continues to rise after the open, but pulls back later in the day and closes near the opening price. One other stipulation, this formation must come on...

candlestick

candlestick  n.— «In the candlestick methodology of viewing stock charts, a shooting star is not necessarily a good thing.» —“Shooting Stars are not Always Lucky” by Rick Pendergraft Schaeffer’s Research Dec. 6...

doji

doji  n.— «When a stock’s opening price and closing price are virtually the same, it is called a “doji” in candlestick parlance. The third stock formed what is known as a “gravestone doji,” which is a type of...

zog

zog  n.— «One day before the attack, Brunerie had posted a message on a British neo-Nazi Web site, reading: “Watch the TV this Sunday, I will be the star…Death to zog, 88!” The motto “death to zog, 88!” is a...

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