Gay dating acronyms
This British expression is similar to the American slang jumpy ‘tense, edgy.’ An analogous British colloquialism, put the wind up, carries a somewhat stronger sense of dread or fright.high-strung Nervous, tense, edgy; thin-skinned, sensitive, spirited.
This expression, dating from the late 14th century, literally means ‘strung to a high tension or pitch.’ The allusion is probably to stringed musical instruments: the tighter the string, the higher the pitch.
Danny Sexbang is a Jewish man who is the world's most handsome, erotic lover, according only to himself.
To this end, songs often involve Danny's humorous attempts to flirt with and impress a girl, which amount to crude sexual advances and aggrandising of his own achievements, often to the level of absurdity.
As well as containing some rather amusing gems, the pangrams in languages other than English can be occasionally useful for designers of all sorts.
For that reason I have resurrected the page of pangrams here, pretty much as it was in Wikipedia.
The other letter necessitating disused symbols is J; the available symbols are J (for iodine, I), Jg (for argonium/hafnium, Hf), or Jo (for joliotium/dubnium, Db).
An initial letter pangram is a sentence in which all the letters of the alphabet occur as first letter of each word - preferably in alphabetical order.
Pins and needles refers to the tingly, prickly sensation felt in the arms and legs when they are recovering from having been numbed or “asleep.” Although a person who is “on pins and needles” might not be experiencing the attendant physical sensations, the expression implies that he tenterhooks Taut with anxiety; in a state of painful suspense of expectation; tense, uneasy, on edge.
Tenterhooks are literally the hooks of a tenter, i.e., the frame on which cloth is stretched to shape it.
Unq, for unnilquadium, now known as rutherfordium, Rf, is in every pangram, as it is only one of two chemical symbols with a Q.
The two Us in Uuq (ununquadium, now known as flerovium, Fl) prevent its use.
Danny sings while Ninja Brian handles the production.