A free English-speaking club located in Chelyabinsk, Russia

Back to the Future II


sight for sore eyes = a welcome sight (Oh, am I glad to see you here! You're a sight for sore eyes. I'm sure hungry. This meal is a sight for sore eyes)

Fusion = short for nuclear fusion 

matchbook = a small cardboard folder of matches with a striking surface on one side 

sleep-inducing alpha rhythm generator – a fictional device to put

rejuvenation clinic

penitentiary = a prison for people convicted of serious crimes 


gramps = grandfather 

Your shoe's unvelked <- Velcro (trademark) - a fastener for clothes or other items 

Scrote <- scrotum - a pouch of skin containing the testicles 

wimp = a weak and cowardly or unadventurous person 

Bone Jockey will become a widely popular insult around 2014, then be shortened to "BoJo" in 2015.

trank - informal term for tranquilizer 

scuzzball - a despicable or disgusting person 

kennel - a small shelter for a dog or cat 

I was framed

ziphead - one who is addicted to Zip, a popular mind altering drug that when taken in large doses causes a chain reaction that sends one's life straight down the tubes 

bitching  = excellent (a bitching new album!)

den - a wild animal's lair or habitation 

sting operation is a deceptive operation designed to catch a person committing a crime.

doorknob - a handle on a door that is turned to release the latch

swing - a seat suspended by ropes or chains, on which someone may sit and swing back and forth

detention - the punishment of being kept in school after hours he has made students fear after-school detention

cemetery - a graveyard

cane - a walking stick

codger – (often derogatory) an elderly man, esp. one who is old-fashioned or eccentric

kill switch ~ a secret button

dent - a slight hollow in a hard, even surface made by a blow or by the exertion of pressure

that’s bullshit/ no it was horse shit

valvoline - oil trademark

nauseous - affected with nausea; inclined to vomit

Take a long walk off a short pier.  = Inf. Get out of here!; Go do something that will get you permanently out of here! Get out of here! Take a long walk off a short pier! You bother me. Go play in the traffic.

Make like a tree and leave

knuckle sandwich = a punch in the mouth

CPR = cardiopulmonary resuscitation

10-4 = APCO 10-code for "I understand your transmission"

cripple [trans.] often be crippled cause (someone) to become unable to move or walk properly

buy the farm = to die

crip·ple [trans.] often be crippled cause (someone) to become unable to move or walk properly a writer who was crippled by polio at the age of eleven | [as adj.] crippling a crippling disease ? cause severe and disabling damage to (a machine) [as adj.] crippled the pilot displayed skill and nerve in landing the crippled plane