Verboticism: Tinselclown

'Isn't it a bit early to be wearing Christmas decorations?'

DEFINITION: n., A person so enamored with the holidays that they don't just deck their halls and home, but they also decorate their car, their cubicle, their pets, and themselves. v., To obsessively decorate according to seasonal holidays.

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Tinselclown

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Created by: artr

Pronunciation: tins…ôlkloun

Sentence: Gloria is such a tinselclown. She rarely has enough decorations for her Christmas tree because she is wearing most of them starting the day after Thanksgiving. Others call it Black Friday. She calls it Sparkle Friday. You should see her at Easter.

Etymology: tinsel (a form of decoration consisting of thin strips of shiny metal foil) + clown (a comical, silly, playful person) Derivative of Tinseltown (Hollywood, or the superficially glamorous world it represents)

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silveryaspen - 2008-12-09: 11:19:00
Yule (you'll) log in warmth and laughter with this excellent verbotomy

Guest - 2008-12-09: 13:52:00
Funny stuff!

OZZIEBOB - 2008-12-13: 16:11:00
Very nice