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The thesaurus is hilarious. Definitely worth a look - this should be compiled or something.


this should be compiled or something.

As a slang thesaurus in general? Groupon coined nearly every term in that particular list...

If you're looking for terms that are in wider use, I maintain a slang thesaurus. (The only free one on the web, actually.) Here's the body parts category for comparison's sake:


(Caution: Many slang words relating to anatomy are not work-safe.)

Variety is proud enough of their editorial "slanguage" to share it with the rest of the world: http://www.variety.com/static-pages/slanguage-dictionary/

It's a shame that this list doesn't properly differentiate between the terms they claim to have coined, and all the rest.

Some are specifically highlighted as being coined or not coined by Variety, and the rest are just left ambiguous.

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