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  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a turtle that only walks on land and does not swim in water
    Word History: "terra" meaning land and "torta" from tortoise
    Example Sentence: The terratorta avoided the lake because it could not swim.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from NJ, USA on 03/11/2014 07:27


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: so terrible there is no word for it: much worse than terrible
    Word History: terrible + bad
    Example Sentence: That was terribad!
    Submitted by: Trev from MO, USA on 01/08/2008 11:13


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a terrible miracle: something terrible that happens that turns out to be a miracle
    Example Sentence: The flood was a terricle in the end.
    Submitted by: Robyn from Georgia, USA on 09/01/2011 03:57


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: horrible and terrible: terrifically horrible
    Example Sentence: The disaster was terrid for the country.
    Submitted by: Penguin from Georgia on 10/08/2011 12:44
  2. Function: adjective
    Definition: very bad: really depressing
    Word History: from "terrible" and "horrid"
    Example Sentence: Today's meeting was terrid.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Wisconsin on 03/08/2009 04:19


  1. Function: verb
    Definition: to turn into a terrier
    Word History: terrier + -ized
    Example Sentence: The poodle was terrierized.
    Submitted by: Adhvika from Massachusetts, USA on 03/05/2014 08:43


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: terrible and fabulous at the same time
    Example Sentence: The soldier was terrifabulas.
    Submitted by: Cash from MO, USA on 02/15/2009 04:35


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a state of terror
    Example Sentence: I was filled with terrifaction when my friend jumped out from behind the corner.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Massachusetts on 03/19/2009 10:59


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: totally terrific and cool
    Submitted by: Allie from IL, USA on 11/18/2014 11:28
  2. Function: adjective
    Definition: being especially terrific
    Example Sentence: That's terrifical!
    Submitted by: Hailey from MN on 01/09/2014 10:05
  3. Function: adjective
    Definition: very terrific
    Example Sentence: The trip to the amusement park was terrifical.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from NY, USA on 05/12/2013 09:22
  4. Function: adjective
    Definition: being terrific and magical: including terrific magic tricks
    Example Sentence: The fantasy movie was terrifical.
    Submitted by: Padme from USA on 11/02/2011 02:47
  5. Function: adjective
    Definition: being especially terrific
    Example Sentence: That is terrifical news!
    Submitted by: Anonymous from USA on 04/06/2011 03:02
  6. Function: adjective
    Definition: terrific yet scary
    Example Sentence: I had the most terrifical dream about a monster and fairy.
    Submitted by: Manju from Andheri, India on 01/22/2011 08:31


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: both terrific and scary at the same time
    Example Sentence: Do something terrificary for Halloween.
    Submitted by: Julia from NY, USA on 10/21/2011 09:09


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: fantastically terrible
    Example Sentence: Today was terrificious for me.
    Submitted by: Amy from Kyengbuk, South Korea on 12/22/2009 06:39