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  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a division into two parts or sides
    Example Sentence: A dichotomy between the rich and the poor divides this nation.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from PA, USA on 01/06/2008 06:48


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: said of something that is not right
    Word History: Developed by a boy who was riding a horse, missed a turn, and said the word. 2001.
    Example Sentence: Man, that jump was diconbobulated.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to kick someone in slow motion
    Example Sentence: She dictgored me in karate class.
    Submitted by: Haleigh from AZ on 03/31/2010 09:35


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: someone who is like a fake dictionary
    Word History: dictionary + fake
    Example Sentence: You are not smart; you are a dictiake!
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Florida, USA on 11/25/2014 02:37


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a book that combines a dictionary and a thesaurus
    Example Sentence: I need a dictiaurus to do my homework.
    Submitted by: Abunny from Connecticut, USA on 09/18/2011 03:18


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: from a dictionary
    Example Sentence: She wanted to know the dictionaricle meaning of "perceive."
    Submitted by: Joy from Oregon, USA on 01/22/2015 04:06


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a dictionary that you can listen to: an audio dictionary
    Word History: from the word "dictionary" and "ear"
    Example Sentence: He listened for how to say the word on his dictioneary.
    Submitted by: Jessica from NJ, USA on 08/25/2011 02:24


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the study or examination of dictionaries
    Example Sentence: Maybe some day, dictionoligy will be a very popular job.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from USA on 01/20/2011 06:50


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the study of words
    Word History: diction (words) + -ology (study)
    Example Sentence: The experts on dictionology brought up new word patterns.
    Submitted by: Tiphani from Maryland, USA on 09/25/2008 09:46


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a book that is both a dictionary and thesaurus combined
    Example Sentence: I'm going to use the dictionosaurus to do my homework.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Texas, USA on 01/01/2014 10:57