Verboticism: Grublins

'Help! There's something in the fridge!'

DEFINITION: n., Mutated leftovers which, unattended inside an evil-minded fridge, have transformed themselves into an extremely odorous, alternate life form. v., To save food past it's freshness date and watch it grow into something new.

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Created by: Dougalistic

Pronunciation: Grub-linz

Sentence: Tell me something, Billy. How come a cute little pie like this can turn into a thousand ugly grublins?' Well, you see, this is before it enters the pupal stage.'The pupal stage?' Yeah, right. Plus it multiplies the other food in the fridge.' Aw, Christ!' Brent give the kid some food.' I wouldn't do that, Sheriff.'

Etymology: Gremlins - horrible, ugly little creatures that are about as tall as a dog and as annoying as your mother in law. Grub - Food, can refer to a quick snack or meal.

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Comments: Grublins

galwaywegian - 2008-02-01: 07:41:00
gets my vote for the sentence alone!

silveryaspen - 2008-02-01: 09:15:00
Who you gonna call? Grublin busters in cowbow boots? Yep. They use grub stakes! Funcreation!

silveryaspen - 2008-02-01: 09:16:00
oops ... make that cowboy boots in the above ... darn my typos ... wish it has been the typo cowbox boots! Your word is such a hoot to play with!

sean30 - 2008-02-01: 15:09:00
Any words linked to "mother-in-laws" in this way is always good. Cool Word.

OZZIEBOB - 2008-02-01: 16:10:00
Luv the sentence & words-I think this is where my local grubbery gets its meat pies!

bananabender - 2008-02-03: 08:59:00
lol! such grubby little critters... but fun!