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  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who loves reading the newspaper
    Example Sentence: My dad and mom are a pair of newsfans.
    Submitted by: Maya from CA, USA on 08/24/2009 01:31


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a combination of a newspaper and a magazine
    Word History: newspaper + magazine
    Example Sentence: The teacher sat down and read the newsmag.
    Submitted by: Aaliyah from New York, U.S.A. on 06/19/2008 09:23


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the next generation: the coming generation
    Example Sentence: Hopefully, the nexgen will help invent a better way to recycle.
    Submitted by: Sarah from Florida, USA on 06/04/2012 09:17


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the center or middle point of something
    Word History: It comes from witchcraft.
    Example Sentence: The nexus will destroy us all.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from PA, USA on 10/09/2007 12:25


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: interested in everyone else's business
    Example Sentence: The nibby neighbor wanted to know about the new car in the driveway.
    Submitted by: Lisa from NJ, USA on 08/09/2008 08:08


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to find and define the niche (or place) of newly discovered species in an ecosystem
    Word History: niche (a place or a habitat) from the Latin word for "nest"
    Example Sentence: The scientists were nichetering a new beetle found in the jungle.
    Submitted by: Alex from MS, USA on 02/26/2008 12:21


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: A made up creature that's part wolf, part human, and frog.
    Word History: U.S.A (Ethan)
    Example Sentence: I saw a nickelfickel.
    Submitted by: Ethan from Georgia on 09/14/2007 09:53


  1. Function: adverb
    Definition: very quickly: fast
    Word History: from "in the nick of time"
    Example Sentence: She completed her chores nickly before she left for the concert.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Arizona, USA on 02/23/2009 10:53


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: overwhelmed with exhaustion: tired
    Example Sentence: I was so nicly because I didn't sleep last night.
    Submitted by: Matt from NH, USA on 10/21/2008 07:05


  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