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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:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"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."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Terms and phrases
Dictionnaires
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grant Barrett
ISBN: 0071458042 9780071458047
OCLC Number: 62172930
Description: xxxv, 412 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Grant Barrett.
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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...

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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...

 
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