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  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: not that smart in one area but good at everything else
    Example Sentence: Dude, you are one xanthoriatic guy.
    Submitted by: Supercat Byrne from Arkansas, USA on 02/08/2008 08:29


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a yellow shade: a yellowish color
    Example Sentence: The bee's color was xanthoses.
    Submitted by: Jada from Kentucky on 11/01/2007 08:52


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a yellow discoloration of the skin
    Example Sentence: The dog has xanthosis on his paw.
    Submitted by: Ewilli from CO, USA on 12/14/2007 07:11


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a jaundiced wife
    Word History: xanth- "yellow" and uxor "wife"
    Example Sentence: As a hypochondriac, she was always worried about turning into a xanthuxor.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Ontario, Canada on 06/05/2011 03:42


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: ZA-nee Crazy, wild, overly energetic.
    Word History: I saw that this dictionary had only one X-word, so I thought up a crazy one to describe my cat.
    Example Sentence: My xany cat Hershey ran up the stairs at 70 m.p.h.!
    Submitted by: Little Red from Indiana, United States of America on 09/10/2007 05:42


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: brilliant, insane, and evil
    Example Sentence: I could tell the man was xaroncharoo when he set up that elaborate trap to catch one mouse.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from TX, USA on 01/21/2010 09:05


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: from ancient times
    Example Sentence: Hieroglyphics are xboba writing.
    Submitted by: Adri from Philippines on 08/04/2008 06:28


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: filled with yearning for change
    Word History: from the prefix "xen-" (meaning foreign or different)
    Example Sentence: People saw her as a quitter, but actually she was just xenacious and eager to experiment with everything she possibly could.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from USA on 06/25/2011 09:40


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a disease that is a mix of the flu and a common cold
    Word History: from the Greek "Xenos" meaning "stranger, guest or host," and this sickness is "strange!"
    Example Sentence: My brother almost had xenitis, but then he got his flu shot.
    Submitted by: Noah from Pennsylvania, USA on 11/12/2007 12:00


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: an attitude of kindness to strangers or foreigners
    Word History: xeno- (foreign) -dochy (kindness)
    Example Sentence: Xenodochy is a useful habit, though some keep insulting the French which isn't helpful.
    Submitted by: Joseph from Yorkshire, UK on 02/26/2010 01:59