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  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to beat someone down in a game
    Word History: from gamers
    Example Sentence: I pwned you in Halo 3!
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Tokyo, Japan on 10/19/2007 08:57
  2. Function: verb
    Definition: to be "owned": to be completely beaten
    Word History: My brother got it off Runescape.
    Example Sentence: When they played chess, his brother always pwned him.
    Submitted by: Carrieurocks on 10/10/2007 12:22
  3. Function: verb
    Definition: to annihilate, to destroy, to beat horribly: to rule or to dominate
    Word History: This word was a misspelling of the word own during an online gaming session.
    Example Sentence: Jason pwns at football.
    Submitted by: Andrew from VA, USA on 10/03/2007 11:15
  4. Function: verb
    Definition: to own or beat someone in a video game
    Example Sentence: I just pwned you!
    Submitted by: Terell from Virginia, USA on 10/01/2007 02:46
  5. Function: verb
    Definition: a commonly mistyped version of "own" meaning that something is superior in relation to similar things
    Word History: used mainly on the internet, "pwn" developed through more and more common typos
    Example Sentence: That fanfiction you wrote pwns!
    Submitted by: Liv from FL, USA on 09/09/2007 08:25
  6. Function: verb
    Definition: rock
    Word History: Panic! At the Disco's fansite Lets Disco
    Example Sentence: They definitely pwn.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 08/20/2007 12:15


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: It means the the person you are saying it to is awesome.
    Word History: co
    Example Sentence: He's so pwnsor! He wins every game.
    Submitted by: Andrew from Florida, USA on 09/17/2007 11:29


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a rule of fire: fire over taking all else
    Word History: pyro- = fire and -cracy = rule, government
    Example Sentence: They were fighting the pyrocracy in the town.
    Submitted by: Ellie from Illinois, USA on 08/16/2015 10:18


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a fear that a fire will grow after an inadequate amount of water has been splashed on it
    Example Sentence: His pyrohydrophobia made him delirious when he saw the burning stove being splashed with water.
    Submitted by: Sirish P. from Texas, USA on 09/09/2008 05:40


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a large war that involves many firebombs
    Word History: "pyro" means fire, "mal" meana bad, and "bellum" means war
    Example Sentence: The pyromalbellum created smoldering buildings, leaving many homeless.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from USA on 10/18/2012 06:35


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the act of setting something on fire by looking at it
    Word History: pyro- (fire) and -scope (vision)
    Example Sentence: As the three thuggish men strode towards Sherlock, Sherlock focused on the guns the thugs carried and used pyroscopism to burst weapons into flames.
    Submitted by: Prithi from New Jersey, USA on 07/30/2012 04:05


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a process of getting energy from fire
    Word History: based on photosynthesis and the prefix pyro- for "fire"
    Example Sentence: The plant makes energy by pyrosynthesis.
    Submitted by: Patrick from Minnesota, USA on 01/18/2010 08:49


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a god of fire
    Example Sentence: Hephaestus is a pyrotheo.
    Submitted by: ChunkyTofu from New York on 10/03/2008 12:51


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: being an Isci Stars fan
    Word History: uhhh today
    Example Sentence: I'm totally a PZAM.
    Submitted by: Bubba from AL, USA on 09/06/2007 06:25