Explanations for words & phrases in Dilbert
Sunday, January 19, 2020
There isn’t a “master engineer” job level – Dilbert’s boss is just trying to make Dilbert do more work.
Another made-up job level.
Monday, January 20, 2020
Drones that can act on their own, without needing a command from a human.
A small structure that provides shade – many Americans have one in their backyard.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Temp someone to do something.
Quickly deciding if something is bad or not, with limited information.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
No special vocabulary for Wednesday
Thursday, January 23, 2020
No special vocabulary for Thursday
Friday, January 24, 2020
Looks like a duck…
An old expression – it doesn’t matter if you call a duck something else, because if it looks like, walks like, and quakes like a duck, then it’s a duck.
Using image / video technology to replace one person in a video with another.
Saturday, January 25, 2020
No special vocabulary for Saturday