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(noun) : A non-magical person in the Harry Potter world
Submitted by: Anonymous on Oct. 20, 2007 22:41
(noun) : the apparently aloof behavior of a cat
Submitted by: Theresa Enos from Arizona on Aug. 12, 2009 16:04
phonophobia (noun) : Fear of answering yet another of the many telephone calls received by an individual each day. Especially for someone who answers phones for a living or as part of their office duty assignment. Telephone call answering burnout.
I have phonophobia.
Submitted by: MelKat from Ohio on Jun. 20, 2006 14:41
(adjective) : Pertaining to a film.
The movie used different filmatic ideas to get it's theme across. Also to get people to understand the theme.
Submitted by: Wikipedian from Canada on Jun. 20, 2006 13:58
(adjective) : Possessing the ability to turn the bathtub tap on and off with your toes.
I am aquadextrous.
Submitted by: Meko from Alabama on Apr. 20, 2007 15:47
positivity (noun) : Completely positive; opposite of negativity
The classroom was brimming with postivity.
Submitted by: Melanie from Illinois on Jun. 20, 2006 13:12
nosebody (noun) : An extremely prying, officious or inquisitive person (pejorative - combination of nosey and busybody)
Tell that nosebody to mind her own business.
Submitted by: ImLioness from Illinois on Jun. 20, 2006 12:19
jimmy-rig (verb) : To forcibly make something work with a temporary fix. (combination of jimmy and jury-rig)
He jimmy-rigged the the loose fan by wedging a butter knife in the fan mount.
Submitted by: ImLioness from Illinois on Jun. 20, 2006 12:03
badditude (noun) : a: a overtly negative attitude b: an invariably belligerent or ornery response to all people, concepts, and situations
The old man's badditude frightens all the neighbourhood children.
Submitted by: L. Storie from Canada on Jun. 20, 2006 10:37
(adjective) : devious and deceptive
his mind works in deceivious ways.
Submitted by: T Clere from Oklahoma on Sep. 24, 2007 16:30