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Advanced Deck 8

Advanced Deck 8

Total: 19 words

face plant

noun

a face-first fall

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illest

adjective

to be among the best of something but in a unique, ground-breaking manner

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-itis

suffix

used to create imaginary medical conditions, such as lazyitis (congenital laziness) and cobitis (an aversion to prison food)

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you have some explaining to do

phrase

used for humor when there is in fact some explanation owed

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peeping Tom

noun

a voyeur; a person who spies on others

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hanky panky / hanky-panky

noun

unacceptable or dishonest behavior, especially involving sexual activity or money

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fast lane

noun

a lifestyle showing no regard for the future

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goop

noun

any sticky, viscid, and unpleasant substance, the exact chemical composition of which is unknown

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eye in the sky

noun

overhead surveillance of some kind, such as a camera, helicopter, a person watching a situation from above, etc.

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java

noun

coffee

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nightcap

noun

the final alcoholic drink of the night

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compadre / compa

noun

a close and trusted male friend (Spanish origin)

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zoned out

adjective

mentally absent

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juju

noun

good or bad luck, stemming from good or bad deeds

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knock back

verb

to drink

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meat

noun

interesting or important information

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mind bender / mind-bender

noun

a person or thing that radically and suddenly affects one's thinking, perceptions, psyche, etc.

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mixologist

noun

a bartender

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mulligan

noun

a sports term commonly used in golf that refers to the opportunity to redo a shot

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