touchstone \TECH-ston\ (noun) - A smooth, black stone (basanite) used to test the quality of gold and silver by the color of the streak produced by rubbing it across the precious metal; any test of ...Read More
jeremiad \je-reh-MI-aed\ (noun) - An extended lamentation; a long, drawn-out complaining tirade, often accompanied by a prophecy or insinuation of imminent doom.
"Every time I ask you to clean the garage ...Read More
fadge \FAEJ\ (verb) - To work (out), to suffice or fit; to fit with what is expected.
"I don't think opening the bottle of wine with the screw-driver will quite fadge; better wait for a cork-screw."
redneck \RED-nek\ (noun) - (Offensive slang) A derisive term for a rural white farmer from the southern United States; any white regarded as tasteless, ignorant, or bigoted.
"Jason's intolerant, redneck ...Read More