lizard lizard  /ˈlɪ zərd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail
  2. (n) a man who idles about in the lounges of hotels and bars in search of women who would support him

Usage(s):

  1. Much of the credit for that goes to the chief lizard wrangler.
  2. But you see this giant lizard and you don't think it's gonna try to rip you from limb to limb.
  3. The most important legal decision for lizards in 200,000,000 years has been handed down by a South African court.

News

  1. Last Best Show: Kevin Gordon at the Lizard Lounge

    What just happened? I'm knocked out, I'm flat on my can. Where did Kevin Gordon come from and how have I missed him for so long? This guy should be touring with Dylan -- or at least Drive-By Truckers. A few songs into Gordon’s opening slot at the Lizard Lounge last night I knew the guy was special. Just him, his guitar and his smart, tight songs, he made it clear he was hipdeep in the Southern ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. Last Best Show: Kevin Gordon at the Lizard

    What just happened? I'm knocked out. Where did Kevin Gordon come from and how have I missed him for so long? This guy should be touring with Dylan -- or at least Drive-By Truckers. A few songs into Gordon’s opening slot at the Lizard Lounge last night I knew the guy was special. Just him, his guitar and his smart, tight songs, he made it clear he was hipdeep in the Southern storyteller tradition ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  3. Hacienda Heights children off to see the lizard

    The Lizard Wizard visited the Hacienda Heights Library on Wedneday. The show offered a hands-on journey into the fascinating world of reptiles, amphibians and arthropods. Photo Gallery: Lizard Wizard visits Hacienda Heights Library *
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Highlanders Community News

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Quotes

  1. "I was told I was going to play a lizard. Then I was brought into a room with Bob and all these pictures. He showed me this picture of a woman half painted gold and then a lizard," Jolie says.
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Angelina Jolie Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. "In the 1970s a bunch of us were running around the Caribbean with thermometers taking lizard body temperatures for reasons totally unrelated to climate warming. But we can use our data from a third a century ago as a baseline to now predict how...
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Raymond B. Huey Source: EurekAlert (press release)

  3. Just two days after the death of Ronald Reagan Hitchens called him a "cruel and stupid lizard."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Ronald Reagan Source: AlterNet (blog)

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