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  • đź‘Ť

    November 18, 2017

  • I can think of another definition:

    At naming of nates he’s astutist

    Assessing the fullest and cutest.

    He calls them patoots

    Or maximal glutes;

    The man is a classical glutist.

    November 18, 2017

  • The Judgement by Bosch is a picture

    That study can always make richer

    So look and beware

    Of characters there,

    The lustful, the glutton, the micher.

    November 18, 2017

  • spotted in the office, someone who is biased against people who are gluten intolerant.

    November 18, 2017

  • spotted in a CBC science show

    "Now scientists are using human brain 'organoids' to study the roots of some genetic diseases like frontotemporal dementia.

    November 18, 2017

  • common misspelling of pansy

    November 17, 2017

  • SLANG: see buff, strong, muscular

    November 17, 2017

  • common misspelling of swollen or (SLANG) swole

    November 17, 2017

  • common misspelling of putrefaction

    November 17, 2017

  • submaritime vegetation: "various plant communities developed near the sea but less directly exposed to maritime influences than maritime vegetation"

    https://books.google.com/books?id=Dis8AAAAIAAJ

    November 17, 2017

  • "Very wet maritime, typically restricted to lower elevations very near the coast (fog belt)."

    Source: https://books.google.com/books?id=i5o2AQAAMAAJ

    Used in the context of environmental impact & conservation

    November 17, 2017

  • synonym of orthoparasitic

    November 17, 2017

  • "The predator does not lay its egg in the cell until the "host larva" has pupated. Some Chrysididae and Mutillidae belong to this group."

    From http://antvid.org/PDF/Lomholdt_Fauna_entom_scand%20(Sphecidae,%20Crabronidae).pdf

    November 17, 2017

  • "The "host larva" gets time to pass through parts of or the

    whole larval period, before it is attacked by the predator. Many Chrysididae, Chalcidoidea and Ichneumonidae belong to ,this group. The intraspecific size variation is often great in these species."

    From http://antvid.org/PDF/Lomholdt_Fauna_entom_scand%20(Sphecidae,%20Crabronidae).pdf

    November 17, 2017

  • Of, pertaining to, or resembling a hibiscus.

    November 17, 2017

  • We provide professional call girls services for both in call call and out call in Delhi and NCR. Call me kishan 9711411346 we have best Independent Escort girls, Kashmiri Escorts girls, Air Hostess Escort Girls, College Going Escorts, Top Model Escorts and Punjabi Escort Girls for Our Clients. We Provide Service At 3*5*7* Hotel And Your Luxurious Apartment. We Offer Service 24x7 all Delhi. Call me kishan 9711411346..We Provide Escort In Vasant Kunj, Vasant Vihar, hauz khas, Karol Bagh, Mahipal Pur, New Delhi, Chankya Puri and Near Aiprot etc more place.

    November 17, 2017

  • A limerick’s perfectly fine

    With rhymes at the end of the line,

    But really the best trick

    Would make it telestich,

    A challenge I’ll gladly decline.

    November 17, 2017

  • bee-eater

    November 17, 2017

  • not syllabic

    November 16, 2017

  • facetiousness is preferred.

    November 16, 2017

  • SergioCarodelCastillo

    That reminds me of Job 8:8-19.

    November 16, 2017

  • kellyegan, you can use feedback@wordnik.com

    November 16, 2017

  • Plural of psychologer

    Synonym of psychologists

    November 16, 2017

  • synonym of psychologist

    November 16, 2017

  • Plural of googologer

    Synonym of googologists

    November 16, 2017

  • Googology

    Noun

    Synonym of googologist

    Plural: googologers

    November 16, 2017

  • googological

    November 16, 2017

  • Adjective

    Of or pertaining to googology.

    See also: googologic

    November 16, 2017

  • Googology

    Adverb

    In a googological manner.

    November 16, 2017

  • Obsolete: synonym of exponentiation

    November 16, 2017

  • synonym of biquadrate

    November 16, 2017

  • to the seventh power

    November 16, 2017

  • between wonder and yonder...rhymes with thunder

    November 16, 2017

  • We dream of a heaven afar

    Viewing life as a long cafila,

    So though we are weary,

    The way slow and dreary,

    We trudge toward a bright Shangri-la.

    November 16, 2017

  • I came up with a name for these words: MalQwerty

    Mal for being left/evil/bad, and Qwerty for the keyboard

    November 16, 2017

  • Ok.

    Past tense of stome

    November 16, 2017

  • I would ,love if you would make a definition for stomed

    November 15, 2017

  • plural of airgonaut

    November 15, 2017

  • Noun: one who journeys through the air

    "balloonists, skydivers and other airgonauts are all a little mad, if you ask me."

    November 15, 2017

  • informal and slang are not synonyms for helicopter.

    November 15, 2017

  • plural of agonyclite

    November 15, 2017

  • NOUN

    Church History

    A heretical group listed by St John of Damascus (On Heresies, 8th cent.) but otherwise unknown, supposed to pray standing rather than kneeling. Usually in plural (agonyclites).

    November 15, 2017

  • plural of agonarch

    November 15, 2017

  • Noun

    The judge of a contest or activity

    Our competition will require six agonarchs to ensure fairness.

    November 15, 2017

  • Noun

    The right to cut wood in a forest for family fire

    The family's right of affuage ensured they would have enough wood for winter.

    November 15, 2017

  • Adjective: feigned; counterfeit

    "The forger was caught despite his masterfully-crafted affictitious signatures."

    "The affictitious word, esquivalient, has become a favorite among logophiles.

    November 15, 2017

  • After months in the arctic I think

    My friends will recoil from my stink

    And read in my stare

    The stain of that glare,

    The infamous mad’ning ice-blink.

    November 15, 2017

  • Allegedly a super long Navy Acronym...

    "Administrative Command, Amphibious Forces, Pacific Fleet Subordinate Command"

    I'm doubtful that it's a real acronym

    November 15, 2017

  • DEVELOPER

    November 15, 2017

  • txt shortening of 'hit me up' . which means 'call me' or 'contact me'

    November 15, 2017

  • Old Camelot’s typical habitude

    Promoted a genial placitude.

    Their war was all talk

    And battles were mock,

    Replcaed by fine costume and haslitude.

    November 14, 2017

  • exulansis

    n. the tendency to give up trying to talk about an experience because people are unable to relate to it—whether through envy or pity or simple foreignness—which allows it to drift away from the rest of your life story, until the memory itself feels out of place, almost mythical, wandering restlessly in the fog, no longer even looking for a place to land.

    Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows

    November 14, 2017

  • n. the moment a conversation becomes real and alive, which occurs when a spark of trust shorts out the delicate circuits you keep insulated under layers of irony, momentarily grounding the static emotional charge you’ve built up through decades of friction with the world.

    From dictionary of obscure sorrows. I did NOT write this.

    November 14, 2017

  • avenoir - n. the desire that memory could flow backward

    We take it for granted that life moves forward. But you move as a rower moves, facing backwards: you can see where you’ve been, but not where you’re going. And your boat is steered by a younger version of you. It’s hard not to wonder what life would be like facing the other way…

    Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows

    November 14, 2017

  • From the dictionary of obscure sorrows "n. a feature of modern society that suddenly strikes you as absurd and grotesque—from zoos and milk-drinking to organ transplants, life insurance, and fiction—part of the faint background noise of absurdity that reverberates from the moment our ancestors first crawled out of the slime but could not for the life of them remember what they got up to do."

    November 14, 2017

  • Lutalica (n). the part of your identity that doesn’t fit into categories (Source: The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows)

    (Source: Huffington Post)

    November 14, 2017

  • n. a state of exhaustion inspired by an act of senseless violence, which forces you to revise your image of what can happen in this world—mending the fences of your expectations, weeding out invasive truths, cultivating the perennial good that’s buried under the surface—before propping yourself up in the middle of it like an old scarecrow, who’s bursting at the seams but powerless to do anything but stand there and watch.

    Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows

    November 14, 2017

  • Fear of Hell.

    November 14, 2017

  • ninja'd

    November 14, 2017

  • adjective: lacking eyebrows

    November 14, 2017

  • spotted as Women Of The Year - Nov 13, 2017

    November 14, 2017

  • pathogenesis - "the course or progress of a disease"; "the mechanism by which a disease results and progresses"; "the origination and development of a disease"

    parthenogenesis - "reproduction by development of an unfertilized gamete/egg"; "a reproductive strategy that involves development of a female (rarely a male) gamete (sex cell) without fertilization"

    pathenogenesis, - "a misspelling of one of the above"

    November 13, 2017

  • Our brains react to our world in milliseconds—faster than we’re consciously aware. And much of what drives our everyday decisions, including what we’ll watch, talk about and buy, are the emotional responses that traditional self-report methods alone can’t measure.

    That’s where consumer neuroscience comes in, a field that Nielsen has been in for nearly 10 years. Through neuroscience, we help brands understand consumers’ non-conscious engagement and responses, which they can use to create stronger connections with their audiences.

    We integrate best-in-class neuroscience technologies with traditional research methods, so that we, along with our clients, will learn faster, develop better testing protocols and deliver stronger results than anyone in the industry.

    Nielsen Consumer Neuroscience

    November 13, 2017

  • "Earthquake Baroque is a style of Baroque architecture found in the Philippines, which suffered destructive earthquakes during the 17th century and 18th century, where large public buildings, such as churches, were rebuilt in a Baroque style. Similar events led to the Pombaline architecture in Lisbon following the 1755 Lisbon earthquake and Sicilian Baroque in Sicily following the 1693 earthquake."

    -- https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Earthquake_Baroque&oldid=808426572

    November 13, 2017

  • She got a surprise, dead Nell did;

    She learned of a secret that hell hid:

    It’s no fiery bed

    But what you most dread.

    For warmth-loving Nell it is gelid.

    November 13, 2017

  • Latin ferinus = of or pertaining to wild animals.

    November 12, 2017

  • Latin ferox = wild, bold, courageous, warlike, spirited, brave, gallant, fierce

    savage, headstrong, fierce, insolent, cruel

    November 12, 2017

  • Oh, pity the smart Scottish boy

    Departing to take new employ:

    His future is bright

    But farewells a blight,

    For he bears the cost of his foy.

    November 12, 2017

  • Spelande is a Swedish word for games of risk.

    November 12, 2017

  • Japanese for fake news . spotted in japantimes article "Japan’s buzzwords of 2017 cover everything from politics to poop"

    November 12, 2017

  • in BC, it's a glass of beer, less than an imperial pint of 568 mL .

    Our bars sometimes buy pint glasses from the US which is a 473 mL drink, but the bar cannot legally call it a pint in Canada. In general, a sleeve is not a specific unit of liquid.  Lookup : "sleeve of beer" 
    Google books has 'sleeve of beer' in the 21st century, but I heard this term in the late 80's.

    November 12, 2017

  • Jesus Christ

    November 11, 2017

  • One who believes that the God of the Bible is triune, that is, consisting of the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. The antithesis is Unitarian.

    November 11, 2017

  • plural form of cocarboxylase

    November 11, 2017

  • plural of roucou

    November 11, 2017

  • arrogance

    November 11, 2017

  • plural form of surquedy

    November 11, 2017

  • See yoni and blush.

    November 11, 2017

  • Plural form of girdlescone

    November 11, 2017

  • a less common word for drop scone

    November 11, 2017

  • Synonym of gastrosoph.

    November 11, 2017

  • Adverb: In a bookacious manner.

    November 11, 2017

  • From dictionary.com:

    Looking to send some positive vibes into the universe? Well, you'll want to send out some yonies. This made-up word means the same thing as positive vibes, but it's way cooler to say, don't you think? So, the next time your friend is having a bad day, send some yonies their way.

    November 11, 2017

  • Some brains are essentially blind

    To statements of figurative kind.

    To say that asemia

    Is mental anemia

    Would baffle the literal mind.

    November 11, 2017

  • good morning

    November 11, 2017

  • https://medium.com/make-better-software/climate-leave-paid-time-off-for-extreme-weather-disruptions-c5691fd346c3

    Our proposed policy is that employees can take up to 5 days of climate leave due to extreme weather each calendar year, and that any leave of greater than 5 consecutive days requires there to be a declared state of extended emergency, as determined by local officials in the employee’s region. This policy directly mirrors our policy of unlimited sick leave, with any absence of more than 5 days becoming short term-disability and requiring a doctor’s note.

    November 11, 2017

  • Though seldom are ladies and men verbose

    On subjects so private and tenebrose:

    Know obstinate movement

    Is coaxed to improvement

    By silently sipping a senna dose.

    November 10, 2017

  • Thanks, new funny word learned.

    November 9, 2017

  • Stunt artists must practice the sham smack

    To make it look real - not a ham whack,

    And mime with precision

    The fist/face collision,

    Persuasively faking a lamback.

    November 9, 2017

  • Sub-rosa assassins and spies

    Must find a non-threatening guise -

    A helpful Rotarian

    Or harmless rosarian -

    To lead astray curious eyes.

    November 8, 2017

  • computing term -Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures

    November 8, 2017

  • Very good

    November 8, 2017

  • Remember Gamergate?

    Or when the identity of that dentist who killed Cecil the Lion was posted?

    Or that man who was wrongly identified as the Boston Marathon bomber?

    These were all examples of how making someone’s personal, and sometimes private, information public on the internet led to intense harassment.

    Today, each of the cases could easily be termed a form of doxxing — short for “dropping documents.” In the last few years, doxxing has increasingly been used as an online weapon to attack people. People’s “documents” — records of their addresses, relatives, finances — get posted online with the implicit or explicit invitation for others to shame or hector them.

    Decca Muldowney, So What the Hell Is Doxxing?, ProPublica, Nov. 4, 2017. The article also uses "dox" and "doxed."

    November 7, 2017

  • Remember Gamergate?

    Or when the identity of that dentist who killed Cecil the Lion was posted?

    Or that man who was wrongly identified as the Boston Marathon bomber?

    These were all examples of how making someone’s personal, and sometimes private, information public on the internet led to intense harassment.

    Today, each of the cases could easily be termed a form of doxxing — short for “dropping documents.” In the last few years, doxxing has increasingly been used as an online weapon to attack people. People’s “documents” — records of their addresses, relatives, finances — get posted online with the implicit or explicit invitation for others to shame or hector them.

    Decca Muldowney, So What the Hell Is Doxxing?, ProPublica, Nov. 4, 2017. The article also uses "dox" and "doxed."

    November 7, 2017

  • The best pie in all Ruritania

    Is layers of dough plus extranea!

    The thinner you roll it

    The more I’ll extol it,

    Admitting to deep phyllomania.

    November 7, 2017

  • A reverse search of the definition reveals this: https://www.seslisozluk.net/king-william-island-nedir-ne-demek/

    Perhaps this definition was misplaced, and was supposed to go to King William Island?

    November 11, 2017

  • nounMedicine

    noun: defervescence; plural noun: defervescences

    the abatement of a fever as indicated by a decrease in bodily temperature.

    November 6, 2017

  • A form of radiography that uses muons to image the interior of large bodies such as icebergs, volcanoes, or the Great Pyramid.

    November 6, 2017

  • Looking forward to learn the differential usage of words. . . .

    November 6, 2017

  • Wow! What a cool list.

    November 6, 2017