Verboticism: Pinecushion

Pinecushion

Created by: porsche

Definition: n., 1. A pine needle infestation, common during and after the holiday season. 2. Prickly Christmas guests who will not leave and cannot be cleaned up. v., To fall down during a holiday party and hide under a rug.

Pronunciation: pine/kushun

Sentence: I felt like a Christmas pinecushion as I fumbled trying to plug in the lights.

Etymology: pincushion + pine

Points: 617

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purpleartichokes - 2007-12-17: 18:04:00
Love it!