City Dictionary - The Dictionary with Local Flavor
Search In: Oklahoma Entire Site

Top Oklahoma Entries

16. Kidz Korner: Toy Store, Baby Boutique, Educational Toys, Baby Shower Gifts, Kids Art Supplies, Childrens Shoes, Toddler Apparel,...
17. Napoli's Italian Restaurant: Restaurants, Italian Restaurants, Italian Food, Bars, Pizza, Italian Lunch Specials, Food Places, Italian Fine Dini...
18. Choice Realty - Metro Brokers of Oklahoma: Not to become the ones crooked as a barrel of fish hooks, but fair and straightforward, we are the real estate agen...
 
< 1 2
 
Oklahoma Tagline
"Create a tagline in 140 characters or less." Edit
Poll
Past Words of the Day

Old nickname for Milwaukee, esp. in the 19th century. The source of the nickname was the cream colored bricks once manufactured in Milwaukee.

1. Beer coat: (n) The cheap coat you now wear when you go to get drunk because you blacked out and left your nice coat somewhere the last time you went out. Also, could be the cheap coat you now wear because some sketch ball stole your coat while you were only buzzing at a house party.

Some refer to CR as the City of Five Smells since the odor from various grain & food processing plants (Quaker Oats, Cargill, Ralston Foods, etc.) can be detected depending on the day & wind direction. See also: "The City of Five Seasons".

In January 1996, a blizzard hit and shut down NYC. Hundreds of stranded travelers were forced to live in the terminals of JFK Airport for two days, since even buses and taxis were immobilized.

This is one of the many nicknames for the giant sculpture of Jesus Christ. The photos leave no doubt where the nickname comes from.