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  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: least desirable or satisfactory; opposite of optimal
    Word History: Invented, 2002 from the Latin pessimus: worst
    Example Sentence: Your performance this quarter has been pessimal.
    Submitted by: Anonymous on 07/09/2007 02:13


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: both pessimistic and optimistic in outlook
    Example Sentence: She is pessimoptistic about life.
    Submitted by: D from CA, USA on 12/25/2007 09:17


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a bright piece of paper that hangs on your wall
    Example Sentence: I have a pesta on my wall.
    Submitted by: Gage from Indiana, USA on 02/04/2009 01:05


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: really annoying
    Example Sentence: Sometimes, I can be pestalonic.
    Submitted by: Anna from New Jersey, USA on 02/13/2012 04:55


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a favorite pest in a family
    Example Sentence: The dog was the pestamily of the family.
    Submitted by: Rascal from WA, USA on 11/23/2011 11:35


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: both a pest and annoying
    Example Sentence: His little brother can be so pestannoyic!
    Submitted by: Kate from North Carolina, U.S.A. on 09/13/2008 07:01


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to bother someone so much that they go crazy
    Example Sentence: She's pestermining me with all her questions.
    Submitted by: Mary Alice from PA, USA on 01/14/2009 08:19


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a pet that will follow any and all commands
    Example Sentence: I have two petbots that fetch tennis balls.
    Submitted by: Caroline from USA on 08/18/2011 03:40


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a pet's college degree
    Word History: pet and degree (and pedigree)
    Example Sentence: My hamster graduated from college and got her petdigree.
    Submitted by: Audra from Ohio, USA on 12/18/2009 03:37


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a zoo with a big lake in the middle made for pets to visit
    Example Sentence: I am taking my dog to the petlakezoo.
    Submitted by: Kit-Kat from RI, USA on 05/30/2008 08:10