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quanswer (verb) : to answer a question with a question

Submitted by: Rose from Canada on Aug. 13, 2014 09:35

ethnicist (adjective) : feeling or exhibiting prejudice or discrimination based on ethnicity

Submitted by: Evan from Connecticut on Aug. 10, 2014 20:56

prayfully (adverb) : in a prayerful manner

Submitted by: Thikiri from Virginia on Aug. 07, 2014 19:56


(noun) : a graphic that contains words that is visible at the bottom of a TV screen

Submitted by: Terri from Virginia on Aug. 04, 2014 16:59

hyporheic (adjective) : of or relating to the environment beneath a streambed or riverbed

Great differences occur among their physicochemical processes, including biogeochemical pathways, the relative ecological importance of the floodplain (if present), the main stem of the river or stream, the hyporheic zone (the environment below the bed), and contiguous terrestrial areas. —Kenneth H. Mann, Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.

Submitted by: Paola Lombardo from Italy on Jul. 22, 2014 12:07

Hillarycare (noun) : the form of healthcare proposed by Hillary Clinton when she was first lady

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jul. 20, 2014 00:03


(adjective) : believing that statements about the existence of God are meaningless because there is no clear-cut definition of what or who God is

Secular people are, for the most part, ignostic or biblically illiterate. —Ernan A. Norman, A Strategy for Reaching Secular People, 2007

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jul. 19, 2014 23:24


(noun) : the act or process of guestimating

Submitted by: Lena Rice (Lynn) from Georgia Us on Jul. 17, 2014 21:54

retroodle (noun) : a dog that is part retriever and part poodle

Submitted by: John Sullivan from Pennsylvania on Jul. 16, 2014 17:08

camel spider (noun) : an arachnid of the order Solpugida

Submitted by: on Jul. 08, 2014 12:34

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