Verboticism: Gnomemansland

'What do you think of the newest addition to our front lawn?'

DEFINITION: v. To express your love of nature by covering your lawn with statues, ornaments and other plastic figurines. n. A home which is infested with gnomes, elves, plastic animals, and other lawn ornaments.

Create | Read


Created by: Mustang

Pronunciation: NO-manz-land

Sentence: Barb thought it was cute to decorate her yard with little plastic statues of Snow White and her dwarf buddies but her neighbors snickered behind her back and had labeled her yard gnomemansland.

Etymology: Blend of Gnome, man, and land, play on the phrase 'no mans land'.

Points: 872

Comments: Gnomemansland

mweinmann - 2009-04-17: 09:10:00 it!!

silveryaspen - 2009-04-17: 10:36:00
It doesn't get gnome better! Super Duper!

splendiction - 2009-04-17: 16:07:00
Yes this is a great word!

Nosila - 2009-04-17: 21:23:00
There's no place like gnome!