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enfulge

  1. Function: verb
    Definition: (1) to gather around (2) to drown; to overwhelm
    Word History: From the words "engulf" and "deluge", "enfulge" was simply a case of misspelling and the author's imperfect vision-- the word "engulf" in books was, or rather, seemed "enfulge" to her.
    Example Sentence: We watched as flames enfulged our wooden house, as the burning of even our memories lasted through the night. The nightmare I had never envisioned was becoming reality.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Manila on 07/09/2007 02:13

enticon

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: A fabricated word. In addition, an enticile is a person who loves enticons.
    Word History: A friend and I often made up words, so we made up a word to describe these words!
    Example Sentence: Enticiles love the Build-Your-Own-Dictionary page, because it's chock full of enticons like bababoli, annoydult, and puffenglooper.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from KY on 07/09/2007 02:13

epiglottis

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a thin peice of cartilage protecting the glottis (part of throat) when swallowing
    Word History: -none-
    Example Sentence: The doctor looked in my mouth and said I hurt my epiglottis and shouldn't swallow.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Illinois on 07/09/2007 02:13

erdu

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the remains of an eraser after it has been used
    Example Sentence: There was erdu on the paper after I erased my math problem.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13

erphurt

  1. Function: interjection
    Definition: a word that means the same as "dang" or "dang it"
    Word History: My friends and I use it all the time!
    Example Sentence: Taylor exclaimed, "Erphurt!" when she didn't get the part in the play.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from CA on 07/09/2007 02:13

expek

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a board of any type that is written on or on which one can draw
    Word History: Invented, 2006.
    Example Sentence: My teacher uses the expek to write information for the students.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13

fajamas

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: fancy or funky pajamas
    Word History: Invented, 2003.
    Example Sentence: They had lots of fajamas at the store today.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13

falarious

  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: between funny and hilarious
    Example Sentence: That joke was falarious.
    Submitted by: Cj from Nevada, USA on 02/03/2008 08:25
  2. Function: adjective
    Definition: 1 : a mix of funny and hilarious 2 : very funny
    Word History: Invented, 2002.
    Example Sentence: It was so falarious when David fell.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13

fapow

  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to make an noise when something drops off a desk at school
    Example Sentence: "That book "fapowed" off your desk!!!"
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13

farglenot

  1. Function: verb
    Definition: mess up or alter so much that it is no longer recognizable
    Word History: Invented from a Jawaese word for "mess up," and "not" comes from the English "knot," 2002.
    Example Sentence: Boy, he really farglenotted that building repair job.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13