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  1. Function: noun
    Definition: A shy animal that lives in underwater caves in Antarctica
    Word History: When a scientist saw this animal for the first time, he yelled tapini, and people thought that was what it was called.
    Example Sentence: The tapini eats sharks
    Submitted by: Lu'lu from Male', Maldives on 08/29/2007 04:17


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to tap at your lips with a napkin when you wipe your mouth clean
    Example Sentence: My mom always tells me to start tapkining my mouth after I eat.
    Submitted by: Allison from Michigan, USA on 09/25/2008 01:37


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: the lead or star tap dancer in a show
    Example Sentence: She was a great tap dancer, so I called her a tapperina.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Massachusetts on 03/09/2009 04:31


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: an opera that has tap dancers in it
    Example Sentence: We were invited to the tapra.
    Submitted by: Samapriya from VA, USA on 05/14/2008 07:28


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: very confusing: causing great confusion
    Example Sentence: The taquentatious math problem seemed impossible to solve.
    Submitted by: Hector from Florida, USA on 10/03/2011 07:53


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a person who helps people get rid of their fear of spiders
    Example Sentence: The taraganuist helped the girl get rid of her spider fears.
    Submitted by: Armond from Illinois on 02/05/2008 07:39


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a lion that for some mysterious reason has become radioactive
    Example Sentence: The glowing taramanzano ate the meat pie.
    Submitted by: Sasha from Missouri, USA on 02/27/2008 05:08


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a green fruit with 3 tiny seeds in the middle
    Example Sentence: I had a tarantaka for breakfast.
    Submitted by: Anya from New Mexico, USA on 07/21/2008 12:16


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: not thinking straight
    Example Sentence: She was tarantani from lack of sleep.
    Submitted by: Louis from Philippines on 01/19/2010 06:17


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a girl who is picked on
    Word History: from "target" and the suffix "-ette" (meaning female)
    Example Sentence: The bullies headed toward their targette.
    Submitted by: NarnarandOlivia from New Jersey, USA on 01/11/2011 02:02