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slobber-knocker

slobber-knocker  n.— «Valley View Coach Jay Niswonger calls a lights-out hit a snout bubbler. Other colorful names are slobber knocker, decleater, pins, and knockbacks.» —“It’s Like A Fire Inside You” by Ron...

paint with a tar brush

paint with a tar brush  v. phr.— «He said he objects to gun owners being painted with a “tar brush” based on the “so-called miscreancy of a few.”» —“Councilman wants city to crack down on ‘assault’...

snowflake

snowflake  n.— «Another characteristic of Mr. Rumsfeld’s management style are memoranda asking pointed questions to which subordinates are supposed to drop everything in order to respond. There are so many of these that people in the...

cornhole

cornhole  n.— «Cincinnati’s leisure sport par excellence has swept south and reared its head on the streets of Guatemala City. Cornhole is gaining momentum in Guatemala’s capital.» —“In corn-rich Guatemala, Cornhole is taking...

trucker bomb

trucker bomb  n.— «Road crews call the bottles “trucker bombs”—trucker since that’s the group most often blamed for dumping them and bomb because they explode when a mower hits them, often sending a putrid shower of warm urine...

divo

divo  n.— «A divo is someone who has confidence, class and the ability to command attention and take over an audience.» —“In the Locker Room With Ronnie Goines” by Matt Kaplan in Oberlin College Oberlin...