THE OPEN DICTIONARY
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(noun) : the quality of a game that makes players want to play it multiple times
The board game Agricola has terrific replayability due to the different cards used with each game setup.
Submitted by: winterplum from Washington on May. 06, 2014 15:40
eco-bag (noun) : a reusuable shopping bag that is a substitute for paper or plastic bags
I put my groceries in an eco-bag.
Submitted by: Linda Zajac from Connecticut on May. 06, 2014 14:37
Karpalism (noun) : courage to fight for justice
Submitted by: on May. 06, 2014 04:41
poshy (adjective) : posh
Her poshy outfit makes her look better than everyone else.
Submitted by: Kitten from Illinois on May. 05, 2014 15:26
avimorphism (noun) : the use of bird forms in art or symbolism
Submitted by: Robert S. McWilliam, M.D. from Connecticut on May. 05, 2014 00:34
smarcasm (noun) : smart sarcasm
Submitted by: Jeff Smith from Arizona on Apr. 26, 2014 16:28
ondol (noun) : a Korean system of underfloor heating
The government plans to have the nation's traditional underfloor heating system, or 'ondol,' listed as a piece of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. —The Chosun Ilbo http://english.chosun.com/site/data/htmldir/2014/03/17/2014031700773.html, April 22, 2014
Submitted by: Jung "Sarah" Seo Hyu from Korea South on Apr. 21, 2014 01:51
anigraphy (noun) : the animation of calligraphy
Submitted by: Marion Tzui Yang from New Mexico on Apr. 17, 2014 05:40
(verb) : to dance in a way that causes the the hips and buttocks to shake or jiggle
Submitted by: Bill from Idaho on Apr. 15, 2014 15:06
(adjective) : concerned : interested
Submitted by: Alicia Schram from Wisconsin on Apr. 10, 2014 23:28
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