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  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: feeling both happy and perplexed at once
    Word History: made from the words "perplex" and "happy" (per- from perplex and -ppy from happy)
    Example Sentence: She was perppy when her father announced she would be getting a puppy for her birthday.
    Submitted by: Sunita from India on 05/27/2011 09:23


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to be puzzled by the oddness of something
    Word History: from perplex and puzzle
    Example Sentence: The kitty was perpuzzled when his food disppeared.
    Submitted by: Allison from OH, U.S.A. on 01/19/2010 01:01


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to be petrified by fear
    Word History: petrify and terror
    Example Sentence: I was perrified when I gave that speech the other day.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Massachusetts on 03/19/2009 11:04


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a couch potato: a person who acts like a rock
    Word History: person and rock combined
    Example Sentence: She was a perrock; she spent all afternoon eating chips and watching TV.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 02/18/2015 02:10


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: as in, they look pretty
    Word History: A friend told my mom she looked perrtifuls!!!
    Example Sentence: She looks perrtifuls!
    Submitted by: Anonymous from CA, USA on 09/13/2007 05:58


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: repeating something over and over again despite how hard it is until you succeed
    Word History: related to "persevere" or "perseverance"
    Example Sentence: It was sheer perseveration that carried the team to the finals.
    Submitted by: Amanda from FL, USA on 11/16/2007 05:43


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who studies other people
    Example Sentence: The personalogician sat in the back of the room and took notes on how the students acted in class.
    Submitted by: Njn from Alabama, USA on 01/08/2008 04:58


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: like a person: resembling a human
    Example Sentence: It is very personistic to eat with a fork and knife.
    Submitted by: Patuni from Iowa, USA on 01/24/2009 01:32
  2. Function: adjective
    Definition: civilized and satisfied in how they act
    Example Sentence: English aristocrats were very personistic.
    Submitted by: Nunie from Iowa, USA on 07/09/2008 07:53


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who can be proud of what they do or for what they have done
    Example Sentence: The young man saved many people and became a persoud to everyone.
    Submitted by: Jae from Phillipines, USA on 08/26/2011 11:28


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: smelling of too much perfume
    Example Sentence: The perstinky girl had spent all afternoon trying on perfumes at the mall.
    Submitted by: Rozlyn from AZ on 01/12/2010 10:20