101 : 15TH SERIES
SHEL GAME = Shell game.
3-CARD MONTE = 3 card monte.
def'n: 3 card monte - A gambling card game of Spanish origin; 3 or 4 cards are dealt face up and players bet that one of them will be matched before the others as the cards are dealt from the pack one at a time.
TAKE-OUT DINAH = Take out dinner.
def'n: Take Out - (Of food) intended to be taken away and consumed elsewhere.
def'n: Diner - A person who is eating dinner. A restaurant.
CHOW MAME = Chow mein.
def'n: Chow mein - Fried noodles served with a thickened stew of onions, celery, bean sprouts, egg, meat, etc.
LYLE TILE - Rhyme: The name Lyle with word tile.
def'n: Tile - A thin piece of baked clay, stone, etc. used for paving floors, ornamenting, etc.: tile a bathroom floor/wall.
HARRY GLYPH = Hieroglyph.
def'n: Hieroglyph - Hieroglyphic.
def'n: Hieroglyphic - Picture, character, or symbol standing for a word, idea, sound, hieroglyph. The ancient Egyptians used hieroglyphics instead of an alphabet.
SLIMY HYMIE - Rhyme: The name Hymie with the word slimy.
def'n: Slimy - Of or like slime. Disgusting; vile; filthy.
def'n: Slime - A sticky substance given off by snails, slugs, worms, fish, etc.
CRAWLIN' ROLLIN - Rhyme: The name Rollin with the word crawl(ing).
def'n: Crawl - Swarm with crawling things. Feel creepy. Feel like one's flesh is crawling, or as if things are crawling over one's skin.
PICKY NICK - Rhyme: The name Nick with the word picky.
def'n: Picky - Choosy; particular.
def'n: Pick - Pull away with the fingers, beak, etc.
BEULAH GHOUL - Rhyme: The name Beulah with the word ghoul.
def'n: Ghoul - A horrible demon that robs graves and feeds on corpses. A person who enjoys what is revolting, brutal; horrible.
PETER CHEATER - Rhyme: The name Peter with the word cheater.
def'n: Cheater - Play or do business in a way that is not honest. Practice deceit.
DEAN LIST = Dean's list.
def'n: Dean's List - A list of students who achieve high grades.
def'n: Dean - An administrative officer in a university, college, or high school.
CORNELIA FLAKE = Cornflake(s).
def'n: Cornflakes - A dry breakfast cereal, made of crisp flakes of corn, usually served in a bolw with milk.
MALA NUTRITION = Malnutrition.
def'n: Malnutrition - A malnourished condition. Improper food can cause malnutrition.
def'n: Malnourished - Improperly nourished.
YO! GERT = Yogurt.
def'n: Yogurt - A kind of thickened, slightly fermented liquid food made from milk acted upon by bacteria.
def'n: Yo - Hey. Sound made to attract attention.
ICE CREAM CONNIE = Ice cream cone.
def'n: Ice cream - A smooth frozen dessert made of various milk products sweetened and flavored.
def'n: Cone - Anything shaped like a cone: an ice-cream cone. A solid or hollow figure with a flat, circular base that tapers to a point at the top.
ECCH BENEDICT = Eggs benedict.
def'n: Eggs benedict - Toasted english miffin topped with ham and a poached egg (or an oyster) and hollandaise sauce.
def'n: Ick - slang. Messy; sitcky; gooey. slang. Ecch; blech.
BRAIN LES = Brainless.
def'n: Brainless - Stupid; foolish. Without a brain.
LITTLE LEAK LEN = Little league. Rhyme: The name Len with the words 'little leak'.
def'n: Little league - A group of baseball teams organized for children from eight to twelve years of age.
def'n: Leak - To go out through ways suggesting a hole.
SAUL = Softball. Rhyme: The name Saul with the words 'snot ball'.
def'n: Soft ball - Game closely related to baseball, but played on a smaller field with a larger and softer ball that is pitched underhand.
def'n: Snot - Nasal mucus; phlegm.
FRANK FOOTER = Frankfurter.
def'n: Frankfurter - A reddish smoked sausage made of beef and pork, or of beef alone; wiener.
def'n: Footer - Feet in height, lenght, width, etc.
DOG BITES BOYD = Dog bites boy. The phrase "It's a dog-eat-dog world".
def'n: Dog-eat-dog - Characterized by ruthless practices; fierce; cutthroat.
EXTRA DEXTER - Dexter; similar sounding D name to go with the word extra.
def'n: Extra - Additional. Beyond the usual, proper, or expected amount or degree.
- Rhyme: The name Abby with the word flabby.
def'n: Flabby - Lacking firmness; soft; flaccid: flabby cheeks.
FOOTLOOSE FRED - Fred; F name to go with the word footloose.
def'n: Footloose - Free to go anywhere or do anything.
LUCKY LEW - Lew; L name to go with the word lucky.
def'n: Lucky - Having good luck. Bringing good luck: a lucky charm, a lucky meeting, a lucky rabbit's foot.
TIED DI = Tie-dye.
def'n: Tie dye - Dye (cloth) by tying some of the material in knots to prevent the cloth inside the knots from absorbing the dye.
def'n: Tie - To bind. Arrange to form a knot.
KNOTTY LOTTIE - Rhyme: The name Lottie with the word knotty.
def'n: Knotty - Full of knots.
def'n: Knot - A fastening made by tying or twining together pieces of one or more ropes, cords, strings, etc.
MAL PRACTICE = Malpractice.
def'n: Malpractice - Criminal neglect or wrong treatment of a patient by a doctor. Misconduct in any official or professional position.
INTENSIVE CARRIE = Intensive care (unit).
def'n: Intensive care unit - A medical unit specially equipped to provide continuous hospital care for patients with are very seriously ill or emergency care accident.
def'n: Intensive care - Deep and thorough. Serious attention.
SANI KLAUS = Santa Claus.
def'n: Santa Claus - The Saint of Christmas giving according to modern conception a jolly old man with a white beard dressed in a red suit.
def'n: Sanity - Soundness of judgement; sensibleness.
def'n: Clause - A single provision of a law.
SICK NICK - Rhyme: The name Nick with the word sick.
def'n: Santa Claus - Saint Nicholas (Nick).
def'n: Sick - Grisly; cruel. Mentally ill. Showing a cruel nature.
HARRY ARMPITS = Hairy armpit(s).
def'n: Hairy - Covered with hair; having much hair.
def'n: Armpit - The hollow place under the arm at the shoulder.
UNDER ARNIE = Underarm.
def'n: Underarm - Situated or placed under the arm; found in or near the armpit.
VISE GUY = Wise guy.
def'n: Wise guy - slang. A person who pretends to know everything.
def'n: Guy - informal. Fellow; man.
def'n: Vise - Tool having 2 jaws opened and closed by a screw, used to hold an object firmly while work is being done on it.
HUGH FIX-IT = "You fix-it." (Parody of the "U Fix-It" products).
def'n: You - The person(s) spoken to. One; anybody.
def'n: Fix - Make firm; fasten tightly. Make stiff or rigid: eyes fixed in death.
BERN-OUT = Burnout.
def'n: Burnout - A failure due to burning or extreme heat. Exhaustion of one's energy or enthusiasm, often as a result of high stress.
DIM-BULB BOB - Bob; B name to go with the words 'dim-bulb'.
def'n: Dim - Not bright; not clear. Not clearly understood. Dimwit.
def'n: Bulb - The glass container surrounding the filament of an incandescent lamp (lightbulb).
VENDO-MATT = Vendo-mat (short for vending machine; like laundromat; coin operated machines).
def'n: Vending machine - Machine from which one obtains candy, stamps, etc., when a coin is dropped in.
- Rhyme: The name Doug with the word slug.
def'n: Slug - A lump or disk of metal, especially one used in a slot machine in place of a coin.
LOSIN' WADE = Losing weight.
def'n: Lose - Fail to keep, preserve, or maintain.
def'n: Weight - How heavy a thing is; amount a thing weighs.
HY CHOLESTEROL = High cholesterol.
def'n: High - A high point, level, position, etc.
def'n: Cholesterol - A white crystaline substance important in metabolism, contained in all animal fats, bile, nervous tissie, blood, egg yolk, etc.
UPSIDE DONNA = Upside down (upsidedown).
def'n: Upside down - Having what should be on top at the bottom. In or into complete disorder.
TWO-FER JUAN = The phrase "Two for one" (Two for the price of one).
def'n: Two - One more than one. Two things.
def'n: For - In place of.
def'n: One - A single person or thing.
MITCH MITT - Mitch; M name to go with the word mitt.
def'n: Mitt - A baseball glove, especially one with a big pad over the palm and fingers: a catcher's mitt. slang. A hand.
FOUL BILL = Foul ball.
def'n: Foul ball - (In baseball) a batted ball that lands outside the foul line.
SANDI BOX = Sandbox.
def'n: Sandbox - Box for holding sand, especially for children to play in.
CAT LITTER = Cat litter (A sand product used to catch and collect waste product).
def'n: Cat - Any animal of the family that includes cats, lions, tigers, etc. slang. Fellow; person.
def'n: Litter - Waste material.
WINDY MINDY - Rhyme: The name Mindy with the word windy.
def'n: Windy - Having much wind.
def'n: Wind - Gas in teh stomach or bowels.
BIRTHDAY KATE = Birthday cake.
def'n: Birthday - The day on which a person is born. The anniversary of the date of birth.
def'n: Cake - A baked mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, flavoring, and other things.
FOUL-TOWEL RAOUL - Rhyme: The name Raoul with the words 'foul-towel'.
def'n: Foul - Containing or covered with filth; very dirty; nasty; or smelly.
def'n: Towel - Piece of cloth or paper for wiping and drying something wet.
MUDDY BUDDY - Rhyme: The name Buddy with the word muddy.
def'n: Muddy - Having much mud; covered with mud. Cover or soil with mud.
def'n: Mud - Soft, sticky, wet earth.
KIT VIDEO = Kidd Video.
def'n: Kidd Video - A half-hour TV series that ran Saturdays on NBC between 1984-1986. The series was about a California teen music band called Kidd Video. Also contained a cartoon segement called the Flipside with the teens as cartoon characters.
= Ham actor ('Hand actor' - using the hands for a puppet show).
def'n: Ham - slang. Actor or performer who plays poorly and in an exaggerated manner.
def'n: Actor - Person who acts on the stage, in motion pictures, TV, or over the radio.
- Rhyme: The name Mary with the word fairy.
def'n: Fairy - A supernatural being possessing magical powers, described as being very small and delicate.
BELLE = Tinkerbell (Peter Pan's small sidekick in the Peter Pan
def'n: Stinker - Person or thing that stinks.
def'n: Tinker - Clumsy.
- Dewey; Same sounding D name as the word dewy.
def'n: Dewy - Wet.
def'n: Dew - Moisture (from the air).
- Rhyme: The name Frank with the word dank.
def'n: Dank - Unpleasantly damp or moist.
= Boa constrictor.
def'n: Boa constrictor - A large boa of tropical America; up to 15 feet long.
def'n: Boa - Any of a family of large, tropical snakes which kill their prey by crushing with their coils, as the anaconda, python, and boa constrictor.
def'n: Constrict - Draw together; contract; compress.
COILED CARL - Carl; C name to
go with the word coil(ed).
= Acid rain.
def'n: Acid rain - Rain containing a dilute solution of sulfuric and nitric acid, created by pollutants emitted during the burning of fossil fuels.
PAUL - Paul; P name to go with the word pollute(d).
def'n: Pollute - To make impure, foul, or dirty; contaminate.
= Shoe lace.
def'n: Shoelace - Cord, braid, or leather strip for fastening a shoe.
def'n: Shoe - An outer covering (leather, vinyl, etc.) for a person's foot.
- The statement "Weird walker".
def'n: Weird - Mysterious. Odd; queer; strange.
def'n: Walker - A person who walks.
def'n: Walk - To go on foot. In walking, a person always has one foot on the ground.
def'n: Bagpiper - A person who plays the bagpipe.
def'n: Bagpipe - A shrill-toned musical instrument consisting of a leather bag and five wooden pipes.
= The term 'Great scott'; Great Scot!
def'n: Great scott - An expression of surprise. Origin possibly from the nickname of the Mexican war of 1812, General Winfield Scott... or derived from the German expression "Gruess Gott!". Similar to the phrase "Holly Molly" = holey moley.
DYLAN - Rhyme: The name Dylan with the word fill(ing).
def'n: Fill - Make full, put into until there is room for nothing more. To stop up.
JUAN = Cutting one (slang for passing gas; farting).
def'n: Cut - informal. To do; perform; make.
def'n: One - A single kind of nature.
= Presto change-o (a magician's phrase).
def'n: Presto - Exclamation used to express a sudden action: presto! - the job was done. Quick; sudden: with the presto agility of a magician.
def'n: Change - To make different. To become different.
OF HANS = Sleight of hand.
def'n: Sleight of hand - Skill and quickness in moving the hands. Tricks or skill of a modern magician.
= Alligator (Parody of the character "Crocodile Dundee' and movie title
of the same name).
def'n: Alligator - A large reptile with a thick skin, similar to a crocodile, but having a shorter and flatter head.
def'n: Crocodile - Any of a family of large, lizardlike reptiles with thick skin, a long narrow head, and webbed hind feet.
= Clawed flesh (Parody of the "Freddy Kruger" character from the
"Nightmare On Elmstreet" movies).
def'n: Claw - scratch, tear, seize, or pull with the claws or hands.
def'n: Flesh - The soft tissue of the body covered by the skin. Tissue of muscles of animals.
ASHER - Rhyme: The name Asher with the word slash(er).
def'n: Slash - To cut with a sweeping stroke of a sword, knife, etc.; gash. Cut or slit. A cut or wound by a sweeping, slashing stroke.
= Paper doll.
def'n: Paper - Made of paper: a paper napkin/a paper doll.
def'n: Doll - A child's toy made to look like a baby, child, or grown person.
def'n: Dolly - A child's name for a doll.
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- Catie; C name to go with the words 'cut-up'.
def'n: Cut up - Cut to pieces. slang. To show off; play tricks. A wound or opening made by cutting.
def'n: VCR - Videocassette recorder. A recorder that uses videotape in cassettes to record and play programs; movies; etc through a television set.
CASEY = Cassette case.
def'n: Cassette - Container holding magnetic tape for recording and playing back pictures, sound, etc. Cartridge for film.
def'n: Case - A thing to hold or cover something.
= Atomic bomb. A play on words; Ada = Atom = Atomic. (The female
version of the 1st series card 8a "ADAM Bomb").
def'n: Atom - The smallest particle.
def'n: Atomic bomb - An explosive weapon of great destructive power.
BETTY = Blasted billow. (The female version of the 1st series card
8b "Blasted BILLY").
def'n: Blast - An explosion: an atomic blast.
def'n: Billow - A great swell or surge.
Definitions taken from: The American Heritage Dictionary.