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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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Example of a game: Nearest to the gnarly number targeting 100
On joining the Gnarly Team, Daniel Woods said, “As an athlete, nutrition is a key element in aiding one's success.
You can't just stick anything plastic under your skin without suffering from extreme consequences, which could include major infections or some pretty gnarly scarring.
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Clark's round was highlighted by an unlikely eagle at the par-five 15th, where he pitched in from 60 feet out of a horrible lie in the gnarly rough.
Alison Fitzjohn played Boudicca as the gnarly feminist and Abi Rahman was great in a number of roles.
So, I'll still be smiling that night in January, when that gnarly little guy swings open that big wooden door and barks, "Madam Speaker.
So down the immaculately realized rabbit's hole Ofelia goes, where she meets an untrustworthy faun (Doug Jones), a gnarly creature bearing no resemblance to the happy little hoofed guy from ``The Chronicles of Narnia.