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clickage (noun) : an act or instance of clicking

Submitted by: on May. 08, 2015 12:24

ornithocular (adjective) : seen from high above : bird's-eye

Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 28, 2015 10:14


(adjective) : not of good quality

That is so jank.

Submitted by: Erich Mais from Louisiana on May. 07, 2016 00:25

(adjective) : very annoying or unpleasant

This homework we have tonight is jank! I'm not going to do it!

Submitted by: Maddie Nowosielski from Michigan on Apr. 23, 2015 12:45

suckuppery (noun) : obsequious behavior : the fine art of sucking up to another, especially an authority figure

Jacob had so perfected the art of suckuppery that he was able to compliment his way out of a speeding ticket.

Submitted by: Texgnome1 from Texas on Apr. 16, 2015 13:08

aquaphobia (adjective) : abnormal fear of water

Submitted by: on Apr. 09, 2015 13:31

anthrophobia (noun) : the fear of people

Submitted by: on Apr. 09, 2015 13:29

withstain (verb) : to not be harmed or affected by the lack of (something) : to deal with the absence (of something) successfully

Withstaining my supervisor's feedback, I was able to complete the project to the client's satisfaction.

Submitted by: Album Shen from Maryland on Apr. 09, 2015 00:16


(noun) : an article in a journal

Fashion editor Anna Wintour expected the journicle completed and uploaded to the Vogue website today.

Submitted by: Nicole Henderson from Texas on Apr. 08, 2015 16:35

nexcited (adjective) : nervous and excited

I am very nexcited for the science fair tomorrow.

Submitted by: Rosie from Ohio on Mar. 31, 2015 18:27

pegacorn (noun) : a unicorn and pegasus hybrid : a winged unicorn

As it soared through the clouds, the pegacorn's horn shimmered magnificently as the sun's light glinted off of it.

Submitted by: Nolee from Missouri on Mar. 27, 2015 10:41


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