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hyzer

hyzer  n.— «As precision and confidence increase, expand your arsenal to discs that angle right (in the lingo, a “hyzer” for a right-handed thrower) and left, and a putter.» —“Disc Golf Tries To Put A Spin On Leisure...

zhing-zhong

zhing-zhong  n.— «Zhing-zhong is the street lingo for products from Asia—mainly China—which have hit the country.» —“Locals Exposed” by Vincent Kahiya Zimbabwe Independent (Harare) July 30, 2004. (source:...

Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva  n.— «Today’s corporate scandals have produced Lady Godiva (full disclosure) and the leprechaun (elusive executives who hide their millions; also spelled lepre-con), and then there’s Enronitis (stock hit hard by accounting...

J. Lo

J. Lo  n.— «A Wall Street broker recently e-mailed a question to the online financial dictionary Investopedia.com: “What’s a Bo Derek?” He didn’t know that the actress who played Dudley Moore’s vision of the perfect woman in...

Enronitis

Enronitis  n.— «Today’s corporate scandals have produced Lady Godiva (full disclosure) and the leprechaun (elusive executives who hide their millions; also spelled lepre-con), and then there’s Enronitis (stock hit hard by accounting...

Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez  n.— «A Wall Street broker recently e-mailed a question to the online financial dictionary Investopedia.com: “What’s a Bo Derek?” He didn’t know that the actress who played Dudley Moore’s vision of the perfect...