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vaguity (noun) : something that is vague.
You need to be more clear with her so there isn't any vaguity.
Submitted by: Victoria Copriviza from California on Mar. 07, 2018 17:36
phantonym (noun) : a word which looks like it means a particular thing but in fact means something different
A simple concern for clarity should lead students of all ages to recognize and avoid phantonyms, lest they look unlettered - and lose SAT points. " —Jack Rosenthal, New York Times, 09-25-2009
Submitted by: Julia Cooper from North Carolina on Mar. 07, 2018 11:33
sassatude (noun) : a sassy attitude
I don't want to hear your sassatude right now.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Mar. 07, 2018 11:03
protatious (adjective) : having protein
This meal is very protatious.
Submitted by: Shauney Boy from New York on Mar. 06, 2018 20:58
smog (verb) : to test automobile exhaust emissions for adherence to smog control regulations
I have to have my car smogged in order to complete the automobile registration.
Submitted by: Joe Maille from California on Mar. 06, 2018 14:06
snervous (adjective) : scared and nervous at the same time
Are you snervous?
Submitted by: Ramzy on Mar. 06, 2018 09:25
(noun) : education related to medication
Submitted by: Marie Gilliam, RN from Kentucky on Mar. 06, 2018 04:51
nepotinistic (adjective) : of or relating to opportunistic nepotism; especially : seeking to maximize the opportunities that nepotism creates
Submitted by: Darrin Goldin from Texas on Mar. 05, 2018 09:47
orthomosaic (noun) : a collection of separate images of parts of an area that are programmatically matched up to generate a seamless image of the entire area
The geographic information science technologist combined the aerial imagery collected to generate an orthomosaic.
Submitted by: Leila Benmerrouche from South Carolina on Mar. 02, 2018 11:22
qwertyuiopasdfghjklzxcvbnm (noun) : a phenomena that happens to a computer's keyboard when a human is being bored to death
During Bobby's essay, he got so bored and annoyed at the teacher that he wrote qwertyuiopasdfghjklzxcvbnm.
Submitted by: E from Pennsylvania on Mar. 01, 2018 09:46