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gnarly

(jargon)
/nar'lee/ Both obscure and hairy. "Yow! - the tuned assembler implementation of BitBlt is really gnarly!" From a similar but less specific usage in surfer slang.

gnarly

Pronounced "narlee," gnarly is a favorite word of high-tech enthusiasts to refer to something extreme, radical, perfection, over the top.
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Cee-Lo (real name Thomas Callaway) was calling from Italy, where Gnarls Barkley (it comes from friends making up nonsensical celebrity names) was recently wrapping up a European tour before beginning an American one starting at the Hollywood Bowl on Sunday
com to give five lucky readers and a mate the chance to see madcap urban superstars Gnarls Barkley perform live at Glasgow's Carling Academy on Friday - and win a copy of the band's album, St Elsewhere.
JACK Black claims he is responsible for making Gnarls Barkley a huge hit.
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Gnarls Barkley's worldwide hit beat out Jay Z's '99 Problems' for the top spot.
The 2008 season offers one of the strongest line ups yet, with appearances by Gnarls Barkley, Feist, Devendra Banhart, Thievery Corporation, UB40, Ozomatli and more.
The boom in the use of the internet to sell music has created massive hits for bands such as Arctic Monkeys and Gnarls Barkley.
The first thing I put on my iPod was that Gnarls Barkley album.
INTERNET pop phenomenon Gnarls Barkley have cancelled their appearance at Creamfields.
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JUST what have those naughty boys from Gnarls Barkley got in mind when they come to Creamfields at the end of the month?