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Definition of an Orc

Orc

noun

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    Denoting an individual who excessively uses the phrase "I'm gonna need a bigger boat" or "We're gonna need a bigger boat" as a metaphor for every situation that denotes overwhelming odds, or an overwhelming scenario.

    This is in reference to the 1975 blockbuster film 'JAWS' and the name of the boat 'ORCA' which is confronted by a 25 foot shark. Typically a fan of the film and one who admires the boat can be called an Orc.

    Hey, I noticed Ted keeps saying "We're gonna need a bigger boat" every time we lose a game. Ted must be an Orc.

    Last edited on Oct 20 2011. Submitted by Anonymous on Oct 20 2011.

  • an unprovoked invader, esp. a Russian soldier.

    Last edited on Jan 13 2023. Submitted by Chuck S. on Jan 13 2023.

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