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  1. Function: noun
    Definition: any unknown animal
    Example Sentence: A Sasquatch is a cryptid.
    Submitted by: Banana from AZ, USA on 10/27/2008 09:54
  2. Function: noun
    Definition: a creature that exists that people have seen but that nobody can prove exists
    Example Sentence: The cryptid was on the hood of the car when we went to the lake.
    Submitted by: Coyouri from New York, USA on 09/04/2008 05:31
  3. Function: noun
    Definition: an animal that has not yet been proven to exist
    Example Sentence: A cryptid would be scary to see.
    Submitted by: Dylan from AZ, USA on 09/01/2008 06:41


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: writing or a picture that has a hidden or coded meaning
    Example Sentence: "Class, this is a cryptogram," said the teacher pointing to the strange pictures on the board.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Washington, US on 10/16/2007 11:09


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a place that is hidden, secret, or hard to find
    Example Sentence: I lived in cryptos until I moved to the city.
    Submitted by: Andre from Florida, USA on 09/02/2008 06:38


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the study of cryptids (animals that have never been proven to exist)
    Word History: from the word "crytos" meaning "hidden"
    Example Sentence: He was interested in cryptozoology.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Missouri, USA on 11/08/2007 10:05


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: when someone thinks they will cry but they just get teary : sad
    Example Sentence: After my friends and I graduated we got crystal-eyed because we would never see each other again.
    Submitted by: Sabra from North Carolina on 08/15/2007 03:53