/mach’oh-flops/ A pun on “megaflops” referring to the inflated performance figures often quoted by computer manufacturers. Real application programs are lucky to get half the quoted speed.
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[mah-choh] /ˈmɑ tʃoʊ/ adjective 1. having or characterized by qualities considered manly, especially when manifested in an assertive, self-conscious, or dominating way. 2. having a strong or exaggerated sense of power or the right to dominate. noun, plural machos. 3. Also, machoism. assertive or aggressive manliness; . 4. an assertively virile, dominating, or domineering male. […]
- Macho it out
verb phrase To behave with masculine courage and stamina; tough it out: I machoed it out all the way into the men’s room before I threw up (1970s+) on Hawk. It was what the gang kids called mad-dogging (1990s+ Street talk)
[mak-pee-lah] /mækˈpi lɑ/ noun 1. the site of a cave, probably in the ancient city of Hebron, where Abraham, Sarah, Rebekah, Isaac, Jacob, and Leah were buried. Gen. 23:19; 25:9; 49:30; 50:13. portion; double cave, the cave which Abraham bought, together with the field in which it stood, from Ephron the Hittite, for a family […]
[muh-kree, muh-khree] /məˈkri, məˈxri/ noun, Irish English. 1. my dear. /məˈkriː/ adjective 1. (postpositive) (Irish) my dear: mother machree Irish expression, 1829, from Irish-Gaelic mo chroidhe “(of) my heart,” hence “my dear!”