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New word: brainblow

brainblow
n.
1: When something blows your mind: "Oh my, you just gave me a brainblow."

brainblow
v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brainblowed; p. pr. & vb. n. Brainblowing.]
1. To blow one's mind.
2. To affect with great wonder; astonish: "She just brainblowed me away."



By Matt Maldre on Jan 02, 04 | 11:38 am  |   [2592] Hits  |  New Words permalink | archives

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From an IM conversation with sara jane. Rainbo skating rink in Chicago closed. It was also known as rainblow. The word "brainblow" was just a natural transgression from that.

Posted by: spudart on Jan 02, 04 | 11:45 am


I do not recognize this as a word -- I challenge!

Posted by: Scrabble dude on Jan 02, 04 | 12:06 pm


i think it sounds kind of dirty.

Posted by: laura k. on Jan 02, 04 | 5:23 pm


where's your mind, laura?

Posted by: spudart on Jan 02, 04 | 7:53 pm


Her mind is with mine.

I also challenge. The sentence structure in example #2 works against supporting the word, not for it.

"Rainblow" closed for very good reason, but I think we've already taken this entry past the PG-13 rating, so I'll end here.

Posted by: Tom on Jan 03, 04 | 9:21 am


where's MY mind? you're the one using the word in a sentence. i'm merely saying out loud what everyone else thinks.

Posted by: laura k. on Jan 03, 04 | 10:45 am


huh?

Posted by: spudart on Jan 03, 04 | 2:06 pm


YOU are a dirty young man.

did we go to that Rainbow place a few years ago for New Year's?

Posted by: laura k. on Jan 03, 04 | 5:55 pm


i shovel snow

Posted by: unlikelymoose.com on Jan 05, 04 | 7:55 am


your wife must be very proud.

Posted by: laura k. on Jan 05, 04 | 8:43 pm


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