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whale

whale  n.— «Anthony Patrone, president of marketing at Resorts, said the range of available funds for players at the blackjack tournament last weekend was from $25,000 to $300,000. “Mini-whales,” as he calls them. Whales is...

drab

drab  adj.— «I have worn nothing but switchable clothing when out and about in drab for the past 6 months, with no notice. I wear either oxford-cut blouses or women’s turtlenecks, along with slim-fit ladie’s Levis and Reebok Princess...

colorway

colorway  n.— «Lam doesn’t mind dropping $180 for new Jordan 5s with a white-black-and-red color scheme (“colorways” in shoehead parlance) or driving two hours to San Francisco almost every weekend to shop on Haight Street...

perv

perv
 v.— «perv v.—It’s all about pervin’ on the weekend. Getting drunk!» —“Bay Area Slang” by Christopher Abad Ambient Empire (California) Nov. 11, 2004. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

angel

angel  n.— «In hospital parlance, those killed in action are known as angels. In last weekend’s suicide bombing, the dead and wounded came to the hospital. “We took care of angels and wounded on that one,” said Commander Lach...

sleeve

sleeve  v.— «I used to know a Kiwi tattoo artist back when I was getting sleeved.» —“A selfish weekend without Bria::Time with the Groove Fam” by misterbeanz (Jay) Jay’s Journal Oct. 31, 2004. (source: Double...