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  1. Function: noun
    Definition: someone who criticizes or belittles hippos (and sometimes rhinos or elephants, too)
    Example Sentence: The hippocritic wouldn't stop complaining about how long the hippo was in the water.
    Submitted by: Haley from Florida, USA on 09/18/2008 08:34


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a mix between a hippo and a rhinoceros
    Example Sentence: I saw my first hipponauceros at the zoo.
    Submitted by: Katie from USA on 10/26/2008 07:59


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a creature with a gigantic tongue
    Example Sentence: The hippopoptopican licked my foot.
    Submitted by: Carmen from Ohio, USA on 01/14/2009 08:58


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the sound a hippopotamus makes when you write about it in a story
    Word History: the prefix of "hippopota-" and the end of onomatopoeia "-matopoeia"
    Example Sentence: This is a very good use of hippopotamatopoeia in your story!
    Submitted by: Elizabeth from Texas, USA on 04/10/2012 07:17


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: It's a hidden place in the world of imagination.
    Word History: hippo, tendro
    Example Sentence: Have you recently been at you hippotendragomenius ?
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Austria on 07/09/2007 02:13


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: hairy from head to toe: covered in fur or hair
    Example Sentence: He asked me to scratch his hiprodenimbus back.
    Submitted by: Haley from Virginia on 02/11/2011 09:16


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who talks or gabs on and on about history
    Example Sentence: That teacher is such a hisgabian.
    Submitted by: Eyrk from Alberta, Canada on 06/06/2013 11:57


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to hunt and fish
    Example Sentence: We are going to hish on the weekend.
    Submitted by: Speedy from USA on 04/28/2009 12:14


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a type of sauce for seafood
    Word History: It came from the English language. You may not have heard of it because it's very rarely used.
    Example Sentence: May I get some hisha for my lobster?
    Submitted by: Tristin from Virginia, United States of America on 10/01/2007 02:26


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a house used by a family as a home
    Example Sentence: The hishawa was on fire, but no one was home at the time.
    Submitted by: Momo from KS, USA on 10/19/2008 09:15