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5 o

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5-oh

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airhead

noun

  • an unintelligent person; "dimwit". Contains strong connotations of obliviousness or forgetfulness. Origin: term implies the person's head contains nothing but air.
    He's confused again. What an airhead!

    Last edited on Jan 24 2011. Submitted by PJ Spalding from Denver, CO, USA on Oct 15 1997.

  • a person who owns and rides an air cooled, horizontally opposed, twin cylinder, shaft drive motorcycle, e.g. older BMW motorcycles.

    Last edited on Jan 24 2011. Submitted by Auto on Dec 27 2006.

  • an airbrush artist.
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    Last edited on Jun 19 2009. Submitted by pam a. on Jun 19 2009.

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babylon

noun

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bacon

noun - uncountable

  • the police. See also pig.
    I think I smell some bacon.

    Last edited on Jul 24 2010. Submitted by Stefanie from Oak Park, IL, USA on Jan 23 2000.

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ball

noun

  • a great time.
    That party was a ball!
    Man, why did we have to leave so early? I was having a ball!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

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    Last edited on Oct 27 2011. Submitted by John V. on Feb 04 1999.

  • testicle. Usually used in the plural form balls.
                                                                                           

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    Citation from "Anger", Wilfred (US TV), Season 1 Episode 8 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
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    Last edited on Oct 25 2011. Submitted by Mia X on Nov 05 1999.

  • shortened form of "eight ball" - an eighth of an ounce of an illegal drug.
    Could I get a ball?

    Last edited on Apr 19 2013. Submitted by "mookie m. on Aug 19 2002.

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  • to be successful. Typically used to refer to men, and often implies an abundance of money, women, nice clothes, expensive cars, etc. Also big balling.
    He's a baller.
    You know that's a baller; he keeps three or four females at all times.
    I'm big ballin' now.
    I ball so hard.
                                                                                           

              

                                                                                                                

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    Last edited on Apr 19 2013. Submitted by Jose M. from Tuscaloosa, AL, USA on Jun 29 1998.

  • to have intercourse.
    Hey baby, let's ball.
    They were balling in the back room.
    If I put a sock on the doorknob, don't come in: it means I'm going to ball my girlfriend.

    Last edited on Jan 21 1999. Submitted by Gerry M. from Toronto, ON, Canada on Jan 21 1999.

  • to be generally cool.
    I'm ballin' out of control tonight.
    Them rims are ballin'.

    Last edited on Mar 23 2010. Submitted by Brian C. from Waco, TX, USA on Aug 18 2002.

  • to sell crack cocaine.

    Last edited on Aug 19 2002. Submitted by "mookie m. on Aug 19 2002.

  • to be or act as a baller.

    Last edited on Feb 19 2005. Submitted by Joan G. on Feb 19 2005.

  • to play basketball.
    I was balling with some friends yesterday.

    Last edited on Jul 30 2007. Submitted by Anonymous on Jul 30 2007.

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Barney

noun

  • the police.
    Keep an eye out for Barney.
    That Barney busted up our party.

    Last edited on Feb 24 1999. Submitted by Justin A. from Fresno, CA, USA on Feb 24 1999.

  • a heated discussion or argument.
    Your Mam and Dad were having a real Barney last night.

    Last edited on Nov 14 1999. Submitted by Leigh S. from Longnewton, Stockton-on-Tees, UK on Nov 14 1999.

  • an unusually loud or violent argument.
    He had a barney with his mate.

    Last edited on Feb 22 2000. Submitted by tom m. from Brisbane, QLD, Australia on Feb 22 2000.

  • an ungainly, awkward newcomer to surfing -- unschooled in proper etiquette, apparel and technique; WANNABE. Formerly "hodad" (1960's), "nerd" (1970s) and "wally" (1980's.)
    That beach is overrun with Barneys.

    Last edited on Mar 03 2000. Submitted by Chris P. from CH Hill Rd, Lincoln Park, NJ 07035, USA on Mar 03 2000.

  • an unattractive male.
    He is such a Barney.

    Last edited on Jul 30 2007. Submitted by Anonymous on Jul 30 2007.

  • Someone You Love or have a deep affection for Synonyms may include Babe,Bad e.t.c E.g I Love You Barney

    Last edited on Feb 15 2015. Submitted by Anonymous on Feb 15 2015.

noun - uncountable

  • trouble. Origin: British. Most likely originated as a rhyming phrase: "trouble" -- "Barney Rubble" and later shortened. (Barney Rubble is a character from the Flintstones cartoon.)
    We're gonna be in deep Barney.

    Last edited on Jul 24 2010. Submitted by Karl from Chicago, IL, USA on Sep 08 2002.

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