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take the Browns to the Super Bowl

slang To defecate. It is a pun in which "Super Bowl" refers to a toilet, and "the Browns" refers to the Cleveland Browns football team (chosen because feces are brown). Hang on, I've got to take the Browns to the Super Bowl before we leave the house.
See also: bowl, Brown, super, take

superfood

A food that is hailed as exceptionally nutritious. I know kale is a superfood, but I just can't force myself to eat it.

super dooper

1. adjective, childish slang Excellent; awesome; fantastic. Usually hyphenated and used before a noun. Tommy got a super-dooper new video game console for Christmas. Jessica is super-dooper popular. There's no way she'd go to the school dance with me. Aw, jeez, I'm super-dooper sorry about that!
2. adverb, childish slang Extremely; very much; to a great degree. We're all super dooper excited to meet your new girlfriend! It was super dooper hot in Spain, so we stayed on the beach most of the time.
See also: dooper, super

super duper

1. adjective, childish slang Excellent; awesome; fantastic. Usually hyphenated and used before a noun. Tommy got a super-duper new video game console for Christmas. Jessica is super-duper popular. There's no way she'd go to the school dance with me. Aw, jeez, I'm super-duper sorry about that!
2. adverb, childish slang Extremely; very much; to a great degree. We're all super duper excited to meet your new girlfriend! It was super duper hot in Spain, so we stayed on the beach most of the time.
See also: duper, super

superfly

slang Extremely hip, cool, excellent, or impressive. The DJ was playing superfly tunes all night long. A smart, superfly young woman like you is gonna go far in this world.

super-strap

slang A diligent, overearnest student. My brother was such a burnout during high school, so it's weird seeing him turn into such a total super-strap later in life.

super

1. mod. fine; excellent. This report is just super!
2. n. superintendent. The super comes by every now and then to check on things.

super-duper

and super-dooper
mod. excellent. That’s just super-duper. Couldn’t have asked for better.

super-dooper

verb

superfly

mod. excellent; wonderful. I don’t care about this superfly gent of yours. If he doesn’t have a job, I don’t want you seeing him anymore. Ya hear?

super-strap

n. an earnest and hardworking student. (As compared to a jock; strap; superjock.) I couldn’t be a super-strap even if I had the brains. I just don’t care that much.
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My deep love affair with the .38 Super goes way back to the early 1960s when I read the high praise Jeff Cooper had for the .38 Super.
But we didn't know it at the time so I went shopping and found a .38 Super Colt Commander in the local grocery store.
It is the sixgun cartridge for true connoisseurs, and for me, the .38 Super is to semiautos what the .44 Special is to sixguns.
After buyers sign on the dotted line, Vaughan's supers stake-out the buyers' houses with them present, and they maintain contact during construction.
Timing is the real trick, because builders' biggest fear about giving buyers access to supers is the effect on production schedules.
"Increased interaction can decrease the number of units a super can handle by up to 25 percent." Either way, supers have to become better managers to keep jobs moving while they deal with buyers.
At Westpac, we re committed to reuniting Australians with their lost super, which is money they have worked hard for; money which can easily be found and can genuinely help in their retirement.
Typically, lost super results from when a person changes their job, address or name and forgets to provide updated details to their super fund.
The current labour market sees people changing jobs much more often than 20 years ago, meaning an increase in the likelihood of Australians losing track of their super.
The Super Highway will have an insatiable appetite for acreage.
This alone is enough to drive forward the NAFTA Super Highway movement and to make sure politicians willing to support the movement have ample funds with which to run their campaigns and live their lives comfortably."
If the Super Highway proceeds, and all that goes with it, American government will no longer provide its time-tested protections against tyranny and socialism.
The "art crumminess" that Kelley speaks of comes out directly in Los Super Elegantes's renditions of songs.
"I've heard Los Super Elegantes live at the Viper Room, and it was very clear that they were trying to be a completely professional pop band, with a very tight backup rhythm section," recalls Prina, who knows Muzquiz from Art Center and has attended numerous Super Elegantes performances.
Much of the performance work of Los Super Elegantes grows out of their lived social reality in Los Angeles.