sounds like: a scribble, another word for tussle, or a small amount of someone else's dessert
really means: its a football term for something, I'm not paying attention that much ;) usually said like "line of scrimmage"
sounds like: penis
really means: some kind of electronic device that plugs in a computer
Depending on my husbands mood, he either pauses to let me giggle or gets frustrated (but usually both). And he does say it often enough to be annoyed that I find it funny. Once, he was trying to vent about work, but then he said "dongle" and I giggled and he got mad and said, "why do all girls find that funny! I was trying to tell Emily (a coworker) about this problem and she had to laugh too"... he wanted to be taken seriously about his dongle. His Dongle, guys. DONGLE. Will never not be funny.
sounds like: to turn around a corner sharply and almost losing your balance, the entry way of a bee hive
really means: frame around the tv screen
Yeah, I know. Not as interesting.
Any new words in your life that don't mean what they sound like?