The Chicktionary: From A-line to Z-snap, the Words Every Woman Should Know

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Adams Media, Nov 18, 2011 - Reference - 240 pages
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You're all over the definitions of "low lights," "ruching," and a "tankini." But can you spot a "Mrs. Potato Head" when you see one?

That's where "The Chicktionary" comes in. With the help of Anna Lefler and her collection of 450+ must-know words and phrases, you'll be in the know when faced with terms like Aberzombie, Bandeau, George Glass, and Puma.

So whether you are dealing with a Residual Girlfriend, diagnose yourself with a bad case of Basset Knees, or need to go on a Briet, you'll be prepared for all that comes your way. At the very least, this book will serve as a delightful reminder that everyone has a skeleton in her closet--right next to her fat pants.

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User Review  - Jenners26 - LibraryThing

Book Description As the subtitle states, The CHICK-tionary covers “From A-Line to Z-Snap, the Words Every Woman Should Know.” Containing 450+ words that “no woman can live without” (well, I could do ... Read full review

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User Review  - bettyandboo - LibraryThing

There are two things that I never miss an opportunity to tell my husband. 1. He's damn lucky. 2. He's damn lucky that I am not a high-maintenance girl. Now, high-maintenance isn't among the "450 words ... Read full review

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Anna Lefler is an award-winning writer and humorist whose work has appeared online at various humor websites including McSweeney's Internet Tendency and FunnyNotSlutty. She also writes a popular humor blog, Lefler currently lives in California with her husband, their son and daughter, and some judgmental dogs.

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