Verboticism: Cusstodian

'I think Uncle Mikey taught our parrot a new word!'

DEFINITION: v. To leave your pet, child or lover in the care of a friend or relative who teaches them a stupid trick or bad habit. n. A stupid trick or bad habit learned from a caregiver.

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Created by: artr

Pronunciation: kəsˈtōdēən

Sentence: Sending Billy to spend the Summer with his Grandpa seemed like a great idea at first. It turns out that PaPa is a terrific cusstodian. Sally sent away a cute, sweet 4-year old and retrieved a foul-mouth terror. The first inkling she had was when asked Billy to help collect and load his stuff into the car. "Get it yourself, bitch!". She was stunned. PaPa's snickering didn't make her feel any better.

Etymology: cuss (an offensive word or phrase used to express anger or annoyance) custodian (somebody who is in charge or looks after something or someone)

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wayoffcenter - 2008-12-10: 08:34:00
My dad taught my kids how to spit for distance!!! Great word!

Guest - 2008-12-10: 12:06:00

Nosila - 2008-12-10: 21:36:00
Dang it that's a good word!

Mustang - 2008-12-10: 22:46:00
Good one..reminds me of Uncle Phil.