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nieph

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who is either a niece or a nephew
    Word History: created as a gender neutral term
    Example Sentence: We invited our siblings, cousins, and niephs to the wedding.
    Submitted by: Alex from Kansas, USA on 07/29/2008 10:00

niessology

  1. Function: verb
    Definition: The study of the human body's capability to quickly devour food.
    Word History: The word developed when we had a class assingment in which we had to make our own eponyms (people's names or titles turned into words) and I used my last name (Niess) and thought of what I would make it.
    Example Sentence: I like niessology!!
    Submitted by: Chris from Ohio, United States of America on 09/25/2007 06:41

nif

  1. Function: adverb
    Definition: whatever: so: don't believe that
    Word History: by Grace
    Example Sentence: "I heard you drank rotten milk," she said. "Nif, they just say that," I replied.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Texas on 09/12/2007 07:54

niff

  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to sniff at a toy or other stuffed animal
    Example Sentence: I niffed my stuffed horse and sneezed.
    Submitted by: Emily from Illinois, USA on 07/07/2009 11:41

niffy

  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: having a foul smell: smelly
    Example Sentence: The dumpster under the window was kind of niffy in the summer heat.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from England on 05/13/2012 04:07

nific

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a nonfiction book that's not boring
    Example Sentence: This book is a nific.
    Submitted by: Dorf12 from AZ, USA on 07/11/2008 05:15

nift

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: what makes something attractive and fun
    Example Sentence: This game is so full of nift!
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Delaware, USA on 12/24/2008 04:58

nighhand

  1. Function: adverb
    Definition: near to or neighboring
    Example Sentence: The island was nighhand to where we were.
    Submitted by: Paige from OH, USA on 06/24/2013 11:00

nightfair

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a good dream
    Word History: created to be the opposite of "nightmare"
    Example Sentence: I told my mom that I had a nightfair last night, and she asked me what it was about.
    Submitted by: C.C. from Alaska on 09/10/2008 11:27

nihilarian

  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who deals with things lacking importance
    Example Sentence: The nihilarian picked up all the loose ends.
    Submitted by: Natalie from USA on 03/19/2013 10:55