skip to content
The official dictionary of unofficial English : a crunk omnibus for thrillionaires and bampots for the Ecozoic Age Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The official dictionary of unofficial English : a crunk omnibus for thrillionaires and bampots for the Ecozoic Age

Author: Grant Barrett
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"From Nollywood to Califunny and Corrupticut to Trashcanistan, these words are hot off the street and the Internet, and they are definitely not in Webster's. Inside you'll find more than 750 new words, their meanings, and how they became part of the English lexicon."--BOOK JACKET.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Terms and phrases
Dictionnaires
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grant Barrett
ISBN: 0071458042 9780071458047
OCLC Number: 62172930
Description: xxxv, 412 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Grant Barrett.
More information:

Abstract:

Presents more than 750 words that have unofficially joined the English language. This title includes entries such as: Bangalored - having been relocated to India, having lost business or employment  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

If you'd rather be schmooping or gurgitating, then slangmeister Grant Barrett has the dictionary for you. "The Official Dictionary of Unofficial English" (McGraw-Hill, $14.95) collects hundreds of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62172930>
library:oclcnum"62172930"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/62172930>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"2006"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2006"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793997422>
schema:genre"Terms and phrases."@en
schema:genre"Terms and phrases"@en
schema:genre"Dictionaries"@en
schema:genre"Dictionaries."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The official dictionary of unofficial English : a crunk omnibus for thrillionaires and bampots for the Ecozoic Age"@en
schema:numberOfPages"412"
schema:publisher
schema:reviews
rdf:typeschema:Review
schema:itemReviewed<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62172930>
schema:reviewBody""From Nollywood to Califunny and Corrupticut to Trashcanistan, these words are hot off the street and the Internet, and they are definitely not in Webster's. Inside you'll find more than 750 new words, their meanings, and how they became part of the English lexicon."--BOOK JACKET."
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.