arn—n 1. device with flat metal surface which
heats, used to press clothes. 2. a golf club numbered from 2 to 9. 3. the
element with the symbol Fe —vi, vt 3. to use an arn to press clothes
|ayg—n ovum, especially edible ovum of hen
|am’bull-ance’—n 1. means of conveyance for
sick people, usually to take them to a hospital.
|awnt-no—phrase responsive to a question where the responder
does not have the answer. Do you know what time it is? Sorry, awnt-no.
|An-nap’lis—n 1. city, state capital of Merlin.
|Bawl’mer—n 1. the largest city in Merlin.
|challed—n 1. a young pre-adult person, usually
preteen or infant 2. the offspring, regardless of age, of a particular
person, usually used with the possessive My oldest challed is a farman.
|crabs—n pl 1. decapod crustaceans 2. Chesapeake
Blue Crabs, staple food of Bawlmer and surrounds 3. parasitic infestation
of lice in the pubic area
|downy—prep direction of the ocean, regardless of
starting point or the compass direction of the ocean We’re going
downy ocean, hon.
|drag—vt to pull along a surface without lifting
|drug—n 1. non-nutritive substance which, when ingested,
affects the physiology. —vt 2. pp. of drag The deer was
too heavy to lift so I drug it to my truck
|fall—n 1. autumn 2. an act of falling 3. a folder
containing paperwork pertaining to a particular subject Nurse, where
is this patient’s fall? 4. a logical area of storage on a computer,
used as a fall in sense 3. —vi to drop through the air
|far’ed—n upper portion of the face; part of head
between the eyebrows and the hairline
|far—n flame —vt to terminate an employee
|far’man—n man who puts out fars
|hon (hwon)—n 1. abbreviated form of honey.
Term of affection or endearment, though not necessarily intimate. Appropriate
between friends, from your friends’ mothers, or from a waitress to a customer.
What’ll you have, hon?
|hoe dawn—v, imperative request to wait, usually
for a short time; used especially during a telephone call. I can check
that for you, hoe dawn for one minute.
|ig’nernt—adj 1. obnoxious or thoughtless. Did
you hear him call me a pig? That was really ignernt. 2. unaware of
something; lacking knowledge
|loz’en-ger—n small medicated candy drop, usually
for soothing sore throats or coughs
|mare—n chief political executive of a city or town
I remember when Shaefer was the mare of Bawlmer
|Mer’lin—n state in the eastern U.S., capital Annaplis.
|o’cean (ewshun; the exact pronunciation cannot be properly
expressed in English phonetics; the best way is to hear and watch a native
Bawlmorean)—n 1. the wooder when you get to the Shore; the Atlantic
Ocean 2. any ocean.
|ornge—n 1. color resulting from combining primary
red and yellah 1. the citrus fruit whose color is ornge
|o’ver—prep 1. contraction of over to. After
I go shopping, I’m going over Bill’s house.
|por’ty—n social event where a host invites any
number of people for refreshments and possibly entertainment. —vi
to participate in a porty
|race’horse—n an asset which can be utilized; an
item of value. We must work to preserve our natural racehorses.
|sarn—n loud warning signal emitted by emergency
|share-n 1. rainfall of short duration 2. a bath
underneath a share of water
|Shore—n the Atlantic coast of Merlin or neighboring
states of Virginia, Delaware, sometimes New Jersey (also Jersey
|tar n 1. thick, sticky petroleum product used for
road construction or wooderproofing 2. rubber tube mounted on a wheel of
a vehicle I need four new tars for my car.
|walled—adj 1. incredible, unbelievable, amazing
That new Shwarzeneggar movie is really walled. 2. untamed, of animals
3. undomesticated, of animals or plants 4. unruly That challed is walled
5. resembling a walled animal or plant That ivy on the fence is getting
|warsh—vt 1. to clean something, usually with soap
and wooder. I’m going to warsh the car. —vr 2. to clean oneself,
usually with soap and wooder You better warsh before dinner, hon.
|Warsh’in-don—pn first President of the U.S.; also
Warshindon State and Warshindon, D.C.
|wooder—n common name for the liquid state of H2O
|yel’lah—n 1. one of three primary colors, among
red and blue —adj 2. of a thing that is yellah
|zinc—n wash basin, usually with drain and faucets.
Go warsh your hands in the zinc.