A Few Choice New Words

Submitted by Linda Saunders
from the Merriam-Webster web site

Stupiphany (noun) : The realization that you have been a complete idiot for way too long. "Carrie had a stupiphany once she heard that her husband was unfaithful."
- Carrieann Preston, self created, Sept. 11, 2005

Cranium Rectalmitis (verb) : A medical condition for when someone has their head stuck up their butt. "Don't listen to him, he has a bad case of cranium rectalmitis."
Submitted by: Ronald from Hawaii on Nov. 29, 2005

Oodja (other) : The noise your mouth makes when you are swooshing liquid around in it between your teeth, as with mouthwash. "Take two tablespoons of mouthwash and oodja oodja it around in your mouth and then spit it out."
Submitted by: Jessamyn from Vermont on Nov. 29, 2005

Snotcicle (verb) : A pendent mass of ice formed by the freezing of dripping snot.
Submitted by: Rebecca from New York on Oct. 25, 2005

Podulous (verb) : Slow, lethargic, lacking in action. "I was feeling podulous so I sat on the couch to read a novel rather than doing the housework." (I made up this word in college because I was bored and wanted to have some fun in English class.)
Submitted by: Coral Heppner from Canada on Nov. 29, 2005

Babblopolis (noun) : A place or time where people of any age can converse about anything they please. For example, at school when the teacher turns his or her back to the class, the room becomes a babblopolis. The coffee shop could be considered a babblopolis for college students.

Annoyilate (verb) : To bother (annoy) another or others to the extent that the other party(ies) eschew further contact with the subject. "Joe's incessant complaining led to the total annoyilation of his circle of friends, and he became lonely."