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apropo

  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: being relevant and appropriate
    Word History: slight moderation of the French phrase "a propos" meaning "to the purpose"
    Example Sentence: That's quite apropo.
    Submitted by: Lex from AZ, US on 12/11/2007 10:17

apsillia

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a machine that pounds nails into things
    Word History: Invented, 2002.
    Example Sentence: We used the apsillia to help build my house.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13

aqertis

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a carnivorous salamander that grows fins and gills and lives under water
    Example Sentence: The aqertis escaped my grasp and hid under water.
    Submitted by: Asher from Indiana, USA on 08/31/2011 11:33

aquabed

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: material used for sleeping that is filled with liquid or water
    Word History: Invented with combining forms "aqua" (water) and "bed," 2002.
    Example Sentence: My mom brought me a aquabed for my birthday.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13

aquabiodormology

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the study of sleeping life under water
    Example Sentence: One must be an extremely quite swimmer, if one wants to enter the field of aquabiodormology.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from NC, USA on 03/31/2012 11:09

aquacks

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a cloudy, turquoise-colored gemstone
    Word History: aqua (blue) and -cks (from "rocks")
    Example Sentence: The king's crown was studded with aquacks.
    Submitted by: Chandani from India on 07/04/2011 07:53

aquadishas

  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: seeming or feeling very awkward
    Example Sentence: He was aquadishas standing in front of the class.
    Submitted by: Matt from PA, USA on 02/07/2013 12:26

aquadooutic

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a camel that has lost all its hair
    Example Sentence: Last Friday, I saw an aquadooutic at the zoo.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from WI, USA on 03/17/2010 01:21

aqualic

  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: having aquatic properties or being found in the water
    Word History: from the word "aqua"
    Example Sentence: An aqualic rock was found in the river.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from PA, USA on 11/12/2007 01:35

aquanic

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who crazy about being in the water
    Word History: aqua and maniac mixed together
    Example Sentence: That girl is a real aquanic!
    Submitted by: Lina from CA, USA on 10/26/2009 01:02