Bleeding Edge Vocabulary List

aesop

(vocab lists with aesop)
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People told each other these Aesop's fables and everybody knew what stood for what.

agendaless

(vocab lists with agendaless)
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"Sorry if I cut in on your session," Maxine shaking hands, taking note of the guy's you could say agendaless grip, something rarely met with in this town.

bendel

(vocab lists with bendel)
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He didn't get this at, at Bendel's?"

californian

(vocab lists with californian)
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Beaming at her with that vacant, perhaps only Californian, the-Universe-is-a-joke-but-you-don't-get-it smile which so often drives her to un-Buddhist daydreams seething with rage.

calmingly

(vocab lists with calmingly)
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"Him and Heidi are dating," Ziggy calmingly.

caucasus

(vocab lists with caucasus)
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Next thing anybody knows, Igor is flashing back to a clandestine HALO jump over the northern Caucasus.

chinatown

(vocab lists with chinatown)
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"Chinatown."

chirpier

(vocab lists with chirpier)
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"I guess ol' Rocky's a lot chirpier these days, huh?"

colombian

(vocab lists with colombian)
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Undocumented Colombians carried furniture and household possessions out to the sidewalk, trying to ignore the emotional uproar.

dahlin

(vocab lists with dahlin)
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"Dahlin, I only deliver em."

estonian

(vocab lists with estonian)
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"I looked at it frame by frame, and they aren't building unit from scratch, they are modifying existing hardware, possibly Estonian knockoff they bought someplace?"

expertized

(vocab lists with expertized)
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"You'd still need to get it expertized-- Oh, Conkling, there's somebody on the other line here, I have to take this."

fresser

(vocab lists with fresser)
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"She is quite the fresser.

frosk

(vocab lists with frosk)
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"You, I'll give you such a frosk .

frumpier

(vocab lists with frumpier)
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Making me feel even frumpier than usual here, Vyrva."

goldurn

(vocab lists with goldurn)
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This time of night, it has to be the goldurn DEA.

greenwich

(vocab lists with greenwich)
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"You're shaking, you're whiter than Greenwich, Connecticut on a Thursday.

haitian

(vocab lists with haitian)
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For a cross-borderline cherry on the sundae, there's also been an authentic Haitian voodoo love spell laid on each jar of Dominican mamajuana.

hanukkah

(vocab lists with hanukkah)
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Every year when Christmas and Hanukkah roll around, this story begins to slop over into work.

hershey

(vocab lists with hershey)
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She collects Ziggy and Otis, who are already scarfing down Teuscher truffles like they're Hershey Kisses, and they make their way out the forbidding portals of The Deseret and homeward.

investigatorial

(vocab lists with investigatorial)
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The investigatorial "we."

lachrymosity

(vocab lists with lachrymosity)
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"Vyrva, you are wallowing in lachrymosity."

latvian

(vocab lists with latvian)
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Latvian dzhef, do me a favor, Maxine!

leptandra

(vocab lists with leptandra)
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"I don't think so, I was mostly with that Leptandra from Indianapolis, and you kept disappearing with the real-estate obsessive."

leviticus

(vocab lists with leviticus)
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"Pork, I'm Jewish, something in Leviticus, don't ask."

lightlessness

(vocab lists with lightlessness)
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She should have tumbled before this to the peculiar lightlessness in his eyes today, a deficit beyond secular fatigue.

moseys

(vocab lists with moseys)
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"That doesn't begin to--" "No I mean The Deseret, it took me years to get in their front gate, and here's a whole missile crew just moseys on in and up to the roof."

nisnas

(vocab lists with nisnas)
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We did breakfast at a falafel joint in Wadi Nisnas.

ostmark

(vocab lists with ostmark)
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25 Waiting for her at home in the mailbox is a small square jiffy bag with a postmark from somewhere out in the deep interior of the U.S.

overcoached

(vocab lists with overcoached)
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The fucking voice, sonorous, overcoached, phony as a cold call on an answering machine.

pashto

(vocab lists with pashto)
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"Pashto, 'God is great,' maybe legit, maybe CIA forgery to look like mujahedeen, covering up some caper of their own."

purseful

(vocab lists with purseful)
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33 Maxine has a purseful of time-sensitive passwords from Vyrva, changed every fifteen minutes on average, for getting into DeepArcher.

rackful

(vocab lists with rackful)
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"Dumb son of a bitch got stuck with a rackful of '91.

razorfish

(vocab lists with razorfish)
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Those who can't help making with the free booze advice, for example, turn out to be Razorfish alumni, still the smartest people in the room.

schmatte

(vocab lists with schmatte)
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"Just some schmatte from H&M, but how nice of you to notice."

scungilli

(vocab lists with scungilli)
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five minutes, he's in the dumpster with the scungilli shells."

sinatra

(vocab lists with sinatra)
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Frank Sinatra, if you really need to know.

snooted

(vocab lists with snooted)
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Nobody here in the Alley's about to snoot you the way you get snooted by those folks in Marin.

squintingly

(vocab lists with squintingly)
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They hide behind a plastic bromeliad and observe squintingly.

taiwanese

(vocab lists with taiwanese)
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Not a yanqui in sight, let alone the Israeli and Taiwanese mercs they'd been coordinating with, all of them suddenly gathered back into the Invisible.

tanger

(vocab lists with tanger)
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"On to the Tanger Outlets, fuck yeah," cries Bruno.

tasmanian

(vocab lists with tasmanian)
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Giving it a sort of neo-country-music feel, Cornelia now, swaying, drenched in a salmon spot, in front of a screen showing koalas, wombats, and Tasmanian devils, proceeds to belt out-- Mass--a-pe-qua!

texan

(vocab lists with texan)
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"Chazz is a dick with an East Texan attached to it, one being the price of the other, you could say."

ukrainian

(vocab lists with ukrainian)
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So they meet for very early breakfast at a 24-hour Ukrainian joint in the East Village.

underglow

(vocab lists with underglow)
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The sky takes on a brushed-aluminum underglow.

uninnocent

(vocab lists with uninnocent)
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There's no uninnocent dead."

unstopper

(vocab lists with unstopper)
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Proceeding to unstopper a lengthy epic of injustice, somehow related to Manhattan real estate, that Maxine has trouble following in all of its nuances.

wagnerian

(vocab lists with wagnerian)
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When Maxine first heard about this, a Wagnerian brass section began to blare rudely down the corridors of short-term memory.

wahhabi

(vocab lists with wahhabi)
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These are Wahhabists.

yorkers

(vocab lists with yorkers)
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"Oh, look, they're blowing away New Yorkers, how cute?