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(noun) : entertainment that is fun

(noun) : fun entertainment

With no funtertainment, people can get bored.

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euneirophrenia (noun) : the peace of mind that comes from having pleasant dreams

Submitted by: Cheryl Forwood from Australia on Aug. 22, 2016 23:24

constitutive resistance (noun) : bacterial resistance to antibiotics contained within the bacterial genome

Submitted by: Anonymous on Aug. 22, 2016 22:10

pseudogymnoascus destructans (noun) : a fungus which causes white-nose syndrome in bats

Submitted by: Anonymous on Aug. 22, 2016 19:36


(noun) : a residential area made up predominantly of condominiums

Many baby boomers are leaving their large homes and moving to condoburbia.

Submitted by: Cindy from Canada on Aug. 22, 2016 14:47

zoopharmacognosy (noun) : the apparent self-medication by non-human animals through the selection and ingestion of plants, soils, insects, etc., that prevent or reduce the harmful effects of pathogens and toxins

Submitted by: Anonymous on Aug. 21, 2016 17:39


(noun) : a person who owns a business and runs it alone

Submitted by: Anonymous on Aug. 21, 2016 01:55

phonely (adjective) : lonely or neglected as a result of being ignored by someone whose attention is focused on his or her mobile electronic device

I feel so phonely when sitting with friends or colleagues who ignore me while being completely occupied by their mobile phones.

Submitted by: on Aug. 20, 2016 23:07

Trumpish (adjective) : resembling Donald Trump in appearance, manner, or attitude

Submitted by: Alisha from North Carolina on Aug. 07, 2016 22:43

gunsmanship (noun) : the practice of collecting, organizing, and managing guns or firearms

She displayed outstanding gunsmanship when the court reviewed her personal arsenal.

Submitted by: Josiah M. Brooks from New Mexico on Aug. 07, 2016 18:54