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Definition of Heisman

Heisman

noun

  • Rejection of a request or an advance, most commonly in the romantic context. Derived from the stiff-arm pose portrayed by the college football Heisman Trophy.
    I asked her for her number but she gave me the Heisman.

    Last edited on May 16 2011. Submitted by J.P. Xenakis from Red Bank, NJ, USA on Feb 03 2003.

  • An event that signifies rejection from the opposite sex. The Heisman' relates to college football's Heisman trophy that shows a football player with his arm extended in a stiff arm position.
    Joe was trying to get Kim's phone number and got the Heisman.

    Last edited on May 16 2011. Submitted by JT from Naples, FL, USA on Nov 20 2007.

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