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emojictionary (noun) : a dictionary of emojis : a book or electronic resource that lists the definitions and common interpretations of emojis

There's no way that emoji means "raise the roof." Raising the roof is totally passe. My 15 year-old told me that emoji means "double high-five." If the teenagers say it, it must be true. The teens wrote the emojictionary on this. They know.

Submitted by: Tucker Austin from Georgia Us on Jan. 30, 2017 22:31

thoughtscape (noun) : the topography or landscape of ideas

Multiculturalism has become an integral part of the American thoughtscape.

Submitted by: Shaun D Friday from California on Jan. 29, 2017 23:27

exahertz (noun) : one quintillion hertz

Submitted by: MARY DANIELSEN from Wisconsin on Jan. 29, 2017 22:19

festivications (noun) : ornamental displays usually associate with festivals and holidays

Yesterday I put away festivications.

Submitted by: Paul G. Williams from California on Jan. 29, 2017 12:55

Trumpian (adjective) : of, relating to, or characteristic of Donald Trump or the policies of his administration

For the past two months, he has spent his time publicly congratulating himself on his victory (while greatly exaggerating its scale) and taunting those he defeated; putting together a Cabinet of conservative ideologues, billionaires, and generals; blithely dismissing calls for him to divest his business interests; and—this almost every day—running his mouth on Twitter. In short, it has been a distinctly Trumpian transition. —John Cassidy, The New Yorker, January 4, 2017

Submitted by: Matt Marcus from Illinois on Jan. 29, 2017 11:30

coddiwomple (verb) : to travel in a purposeful manner toward an uncertain destination

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 28, 2017 01:31

polyreligious (adjective) : practicing more than one religion or faith at the same time

I go to Temple on Saturdays and I go to church on Sundays, because I practice both Judaism and Christianity, so I am polyreligious.

Submitted by: Heidi Brooks from California on Jan. 28, 2017 01:17


(noun) : the study of the morphology of words from their original state or source in order to form a new meaning in a number equated formula

Submitted by: jabulani nzilane from South Africa on Jan. 27, 2017 05:24

memenials (noun) : millenials who are obsessed with memes

Submitted by: Hailey Herbers from California on Jan. 26, 2017 18:34

e-beg (verb) : to request money from strangers via online solicitation (such as crowdfunding)

I don't need a job; I can just e-beg online for what I want.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 26, 2017 09:57