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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
painsomnia (noun) : insomnia caused by pain
I had a horrible migraine when I went to bed, and the pain kept me up all night with a bout of painsomnia.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 21, 2015 05:38
preenact (verb) : to rehearse for an event, conversation, etc., that is expected to happen in the future
Submitted by: Shannon from Georgia Us on Apr. 18, 2015 16:42
failcascade (noun) : the quick and unexpected demise of a large social group
Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 17, 2015 03:07
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
nostalgiate (verb) : to experience nostalgia : to feel pleasure and sadness by remembering something from the past and wishing that you could experience it again
Submitted by: Anonymous on Apr. 15, 2015 18:52
smugshot (noun) : a mug shot of someone looking smug
Some celebrities are pioneers of the smugshot.
Submitted by: Kathy V from New York on Apr. 15, 2015 12:08
axocolatophobia (noun) : the fear of running out of chocolate
I suffer from acute axocolatophobia and therefore stock up on my favorite brand of chocolate whenever I have the chance.
Submitted by: Amaury Laporte from Washington on Apr. 13, 2015 23:39
cusband (noun) : a husband who is married to his cousin
Submitted by: on Apr. 13, 2015 06:47
aquaphobia (adjective) : abnormal fear of water
Submitted by: on Apr. 09, 2015 13:31