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sposie n. a disposable diaper. Etymological Note: Clipping of “disposable.” (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)


sposie  n.— «I probably will do sposies when we go out, but am planning to buy the biodegradable kind…yes, I know they don’t actually biodegrade in the landfill, but I really don’t want my baby exposed to the chemicals in regular...


bang  v.— «Some of the recruits in the video—many who appear to be teenagers—are eager to “bang,” or join the Bloods. “I am ready to bang it official,” one recruit says. “Ready to bang for the Blood...

probability neglect

probability neglect  n.— «Humans are the only species that understand risk, but we also engage in what’s called “probability neglect.” This is when we ignore probabilities and worry about more traumatic possibilities...

trailing spouse

trailing spouse n. a husband or wife who follows a marriage partner who takes a new job in different city. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

snout house

snout house n. a single-family residence in which a garage projects from, obscures, or dominates the street-facing side of the building. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)