Attributed to an object, something that
reminds one of Andrew
pocket watch is very Andrewesque.
Very Andrew-filled, heaping with Andrew
Sample usage: She
"The Journalist", "Til Death Do Us Part",
"Beautiful Dreamer", "Sign of the Dove", and some "Promised
episodes Andrew was in. Then she drank a bunch of ginger ale and
chatted about Andrew with some friends. It was a very
Similar to Andrewesque but here attributed to a
person or an action they've performed that's similar to Andrew.
Sample usage: When
found out that guy was using his telescope to spy
on people, he whacked it a few times with his bat. It was a very
Andrewish thing to do.
(adjective) Anything that does not veg with the
current fascination some people have with romantically linking
and Monica or any others of the angels. JABB itself is
anti-shipperish and, dare we say, so is Touched by an Angel.
an awesome music video putting Monica and
Andrew scenes against the decidedly anti-romantic Faith Hill
"Dearly Beloved." It was the most awesome anti-shipperish
I've seen since Yvette's "This Ship Should Sink."
(noun) My (Jenni's) twist on the Father Whatawaste
Fr. Whatawaste is a Catholic joke term generally meaning a
is way attractive. I think it can also mean a priest who
behavior-wise, made a great dad and husband were it not for the
vow of celibacy thing. On a whim I referred to the AODs as
Brothers Whatawaste one day and have tossed the name out a few
since. Cause they're way attractive and would make awesome
and husbands if not for the whole asexual angel thing.
Sample usage: Oh my gosh! Did you see
that lullabye to Jacob? And he was wearing a flannel
shirt at the
time!!! Sigh... He's such a Brother Whatawaste.
(noun) Term coined by Nicole to describe Andrew's
habit of leaving his top buttons undone, much to the delight of
segments of the TBAA viewing audience.
Attributed to a person, place, thing, or mood
that reminds one of Dyeland or compels one to write or imagine
Sample usage: At
store I saw a miniature ceramic castle and it was so Dyelandish
wrote a Dyeland story as soon as I got home.
Just what you've always known it to mean.
The reason it's here is because for us at JABB this word is
inextricably linked with Adam and, thus, Charles Rocket in "My
with Andrew." Pretty much whenever we read or hear it, we
Adam saying it in our minds.
or phrase often used/created by members of
JABB. It usually can be found in the dictionary. ;-)
Sample usage: So
the words and phrases we've coined here at
JABB, what's your favorite JABBerism?
"Love the Lovely Angel"-
(phrase) Often used by Jenni starting around
2003. Originally inspired by one of the Bridget Jones
Helen Fielding wherein Bridget gushes "love the lovely
so cute taking care of that baby!
Sigh... Love the lovely angel!
the word "probably" sounds when spoken by
Jenni. Therefore, it is also typed that way by her.
Sample usage: If
standing in a field and Andrew started to
disappear, so help me, I'd probly tackle him!
of the most deadly diseases that could
incapacitate a Dyelander. Lucky for all of us this has not
breached the land of Dyeland. Basically it compels people
write shipper fiction or other projects.
Sample usage: She
some wacko story in which Andrew and Monica
fell in love while in the Bahamas. Drat that
(noun/adjective) This pre-existing though rare word was
describe those entities that are not quite immortal yet live
average lifespan. For example: elves, vampires, and other
of myth. In the Tolkien-verse, elves can die in battle or
broken heart but otherwise lead very long lives. So, to
they're supramortal. On "Moonlight" vampires can be
burned as well as a few other things but otherwise can also have
long lifespans. They, too, would be supramortals.
Sample usage: I'm
glad Mick's a supramortal! If he wasn't then
woulda really panicked when that horrid serial killer he'd been
investigating shot him!
Inspired by the story of Petra, the German black
swan, who fell in love with a swan boat. Petra was so
that when she was taken to the local zoo for the winter, they
take the boat, too. While at the zoo Petra met and became
attached to a real male swan. But that swan ditched
the time of this writing Petra was waiting to be reunited with
boat. Jenni felt that Petra's story was a good example for
of us single Androolers. Just cause Andrew may not be real
doesn't mean he's inferior to a real guy. Andrew is our
Sample usage: Iím
Andrew is the swan boat, the cad swan are the
guys people try to set me up with to bad results, and God is the
zookeeper who figures itís best to leave the swan to her
cause it keeps her happy. And the swan boat doesnít mind.
two people are in an one-sided romantic
relationship (i.e. unrequited love). Typically for
to exist, Party A has to have a sustained, committed and
attachment to Party B. Party B does not experience the
attachment to Party A and may feel anything from discomfort to
acceptance in regards to being ungether. To reiterate, two
who are ungether are not romantically involved in the sense of
marriage, and everything that goes with those.
Sample usage: LJA
wouldnít consent to a blind date with my cousin
because she considers herself and Andrew to be ungether and so
isnít dating at all.