New words – 11 February 2013February 11, 2013
blanket shrug noun a woollen cape-like garment that opens at the front
Blanket shrugs get even hotter this year.
[Grazia (UK celebrity magazine) 17 September 2012]
dench adjective slang very good; cool
He said: ‘When he says DENCH around the boss I don’t think he knows what’s going on’.
[www.thesun.co.uk 20 September 2012]
facekini noun a face mask worn on the beach to avoid facial tanning
In China, some are going to extraordinary lengths to avoid getting a bit of sun with a new item of beachwear – dubbed the
Facekini – causing something of a stir in the coastal tourist city of Qingdao, Shandong Province.
[http://behindthewall.nbcnews.com 21 August 2012]