Thursday, June 25, 2009

Nerd Word(s): The Tuck and Roll

The Tuck and Roll
- technique

1. Literally: A method of egress from a moving vehicle.
2. Figuratively: Dropping a friend off without turning the car off, and using a very quick stop.

[ Origin: Unknown. ]

- usage
1. I need to drop him off at his girlfriend's house. That woman scares me though, so I'm just giving him the tuck and roll.
2. That's a busy street. I can't just stop in the middle.
No worries man. I'll just tuck and roll.

2 comments:

  1. http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=tuck+and+roll

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  2. A friend pointed out to me that it most likely came from here:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JExMYu0W-Bs

    At least my use of it probably did.

    It's odd that the UD definition is a little off from mine.

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