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runtripper

Sports; Multiple sports

This is the name given to runners on asphalt and other surfaces, traveling around the world to participate in races and ...

back to Ithaca syndrome

Psychology; Psychological disorders

The feeling of frustration and discomfort experienced by somebody who, after living in a foreign country for several years, comes ...

linglop

Psychology; General psychology

A momentary loss for words in speakers of multiple languages resulting from linguistic interference when the brain continues to ...

cackle

Language; Slang

While this might mean to make a shrill cry, or to laugh or talk in a shrill manner, or even the act of a large group of women in ...

transgooglation

Technology; Information technology

Transgooglation is the communication of the meaning of a source-language text by using Google Translate to achieve the equivalent ...

stresslator

Translation & localization; Translation

I call myself a stresslator: I am a freelance translator and proofreader, only it is almost impossible to find a job on-line ...

psychonaut

Psychology; General psychology

An individual that studies, organizes and interprets a person's strengths and fears through the recollection of expressed words ...

portmant-no

Language; Internet memes

Thanks to the clever journalist who coined 'Brangelina' many years ago, the world has developed an insatiable thirst for more ...

ally espionage

Politics; International politics

This term refers to the event on spying of the United States on its ally.

gready

General; Miscellaneous

Showing the desire to buy more books, despite already owning more than one could possibly read.

socialectic

Sociology; People

Referred to a person who is perfectly at ease with social networks of any kind; he/she understands how social media work, in ...

twerkitis

Dance; African-American

A rare condition when one's legs and hips suffer severe pain while dancing ("I'm sorry, I'm afraid you have severe Twerkitis ...

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