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earth-stopping (noun) : the act of blocking a fox's burrow while the fox is away
Submitted by: daloy rosano from Philippines Jan. 10, 2013 08:50
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wristie (noun) : a selfie of one's wrist
The wristie (selfie of a wrist) that TFB put out Monday talking about the fact that he was already in two-a-days featured a prime shot of his wrist with a sweet new smartwatch. —Fitzy, Townienews.com, February 3, 2016
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 08, 2016 08:27
(noun) : a person who is very passionate about shoes
Submitted by: Vidushi Agrawal from India on Feb. 06, 2016 04:44
incapussitated (adjective) : incapacitated by the presence of a cat in your lap
I need to use the bathroom, but my cat is sleeping in my lap. So I am incapussitated.
Submitted by: Katerina Hernandez from Ohio on Jan. 26, 2016 13:16
afterclap (noun) : a person who claps after everyone else has stopped clapping
After everyone stopped clapping, there was one afterclap.
Submitted by: on Jan. 23, 2016 13:20
(adjective) : awesome and sensational
Our view from the top of the mountain was awesational.
Submitted by: Pedro from Florida on Jan. 22, 2016 08:21
scervous (adjective) : scared and nervous
Emily is scervous about the test tomorrow.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 21, 2016 17:22
hyperlative (adjective) : of or relating to the form of an adjective or adverb that is used to indicate the excessive degree of a particular quality : of or relating to the form of an adjective or adverb that is higher than superlative
Submitted by: on Jan. 21, 2016 11:13
trinogamous (adjective) : of or relating to a committed relationship involving three people
However, even trinogamous relationships have their seven-year itches, and things can get ugly between any lovers, no matter how many are involved. —John McMurtrie, SFGate.com, December 2, 2005
Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 20, 2016 15:54
ugubhu (noun) : a Zulu musical instrument with a single string and a gourd attached as a resonator
The use of a chromatic pitch collection spun out in ever-transforming thematic streams surpasses the interlocking pitch fields found on the ugubhu. —Martin Scherzinger, Princeton University, 2007
Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 19, 2016 21:01