March 9th, 2012

ya’aburnmee

Literally meaning “you bury me”, this Arabic word expresses the desire that you are the one who dies first as you cannot imagine life without your partner.

April 19th, 2013

yakuza

a member of a Japanese criminal organization involved in illegal gambling, extortion, etc

December 13th, 2016

yakuza

A member of a Japanese criminal organization involved in illegal gambling, extortion, etc.

June 17th, 2013

yaourter

A French word (literally “to yoghurt”) describing attempts to speak or sing in a foreign language one doesn’t know very well; often throwing in nonsense sounds to fill the blanks.

November 24th, 2014

yarborough

A hand of 13 cards in which no card is higher than nine.

December 28th, 2012

yare

Moving lightly and easily.

September 5th, 2016

yare

Moving lightly and easily.

March 30th, 2012

yclept

By the name of, known as.

December 23rd, 2015

yclept

By the name of, known as.

September 13th, 2012

yemeles

Careless, negligent.