Verboticism: Americanogigolo

'Omigod! You're cheating on me!'

DEFINITION: n., A type of guilt associated with a lapse in brand loyalty; especially when caught surreptitiously zipping the "wrong" coffee by your barista "friend". v. To secretly switch brands.

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Created by: Jabberwocky

Pronunciation: a/mare/i/kano/jig/oh/low

Sentence: He was just buying espressos for the guys on the desk but the barista who already had his favourite americano brewing made him experience an acute attack of americanogigolo.

Etymology: americano + American Gigolo (of Richard Gere fame)

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Comments: Americanogigolo

galwaywegian - 2007-09-19: 05:56:00

ScrabbledEgg - 2007-09-19: 11:31:00
Well espressoed! Perhaps the barista just needed to get cafe au laid.

Jabberwocky - 2007-09-19: 12:05:00
too true - an extra fine grind might have bean just what the doctor ordered

OZZIEBOB - 2007-09-19: 17:45:00
Looks like he has the makings of logogigolo!

Scrumpy - 2007-09-19: 17:50:00
Caf fine!