Verboticism: Jingolo

'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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Created by: rombus

Pronunciation: jing - oh - low

Sentence: Stuart had turned into a complete jingolo. There were holiday bells of all sorts everywhere....both at work and at home. He just couldn't stop hanging them as he was sooo into the spirit this year. They were hanging from the doors, halls, walls, cubicles, phones, file cabinets, bathroom fixtures, refrigerator and copy machine....and those were just some of the ones he had adorned the workplace with!

Etymology: Jingle (from jingle bells) Gigolo (a dissolute person; usually a man who is morally unrestrained).... In combination, unrestrained jingle bells

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Comments: Jingolo

silveryaspen - 2008-12-09: 12:13:00
Exceptional. A real bellringer that is a-pealing.

Nosila - 2008-12-09: 23:18:00
I'm just a jingolo and everywhere I go, I spread joy and mistletoe...cute word

OZZIEBOB - 2008-12-13: 16:13:00
good one