One who encounters great good luck, despite their own incredible stupidiy or clumsiness. Contraction of spawny and mong.

Toby spilled his drink on that girl's top, and then she went back to his place to take it off to dry. The spong!

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  • spong — spong·er; …   English syllables

  • Spong — is a surname of Gaelic descent, and is an archaic term for a piece of land surrounded by water on three sides. Notable people with this name include:* Tyrone Spong, Dutch kickboxer * John Shelby Spong, Episcopal bishop * William B. Spong, Jr.… …   Wikipedia

  • Spong — ist der Name von John Shelby Spong (*1931), ehemaliger Bischof der Episcopal Diocese of Newark Spong ist der Künstlername von Frank Plein (* 1968), deutscher Comiczeichner Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Spong — (sp[o^]ng), n. [Etymol. uncertain.] An irregular, narrow, projecting part of a field. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spong — is the word used to describe something green & neat and unidentifiable. Q. What is for supper? A. Spong Q. Yuck, another vegetarian meal …   Dictionary of american slang

  • spong- — *spong germ., Substantiv: nhd. Schwamm; ne. sponge (Neutrum); Rekontruktionsbasis: ae., as., ahd.; Interferenz: Lehnwort lat. spongia; Etymologie …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • spong- — spongi , spongio ❖ ♦ Élément tiré du lat. spongia « éponge », qui entre dans la composition de quelques mots savants …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • spong|er — «SPUHN juhr», noun. 1. a person who sponges. 2. a) a machine for sponging cloth. b) a person who sponges cloth. 3. a person or vessel engaged in gathering sponges. 4. Informal. a person who gets on at the expense of others …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spong — John Shelby Spong John Shelby Spong John Shelby Spong (né le 16 Juin 1931 à Charlotte, Caroline du Nord) est l ancien évêque anglican du diocèse de Newark, New Jersey. C est un chrétien libéral, théologien, universitaire, critique religieux et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spong — This rare and unusual surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and may derive from two possible sources. Firstly, it may be a metonymic occupational name for someone who covered roofs with wooden shingles, from the Olde English word spon . Alternatively …   Surnames reference

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