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Duck Dictionary

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by BantyChooks, May 10, 2016.

  1. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Turtle Rock Poultry Premium Member

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    Hello all. @DuckGirl77 and I thought it would be fun to create a duck dictionary, with all the words to describe adorable ducks in one spot! Please comment with your words for the adorableness of Burd. I will update this OP as long as edit times allow me to.

    To start us off: (There can be multiple words for the same meaning, etc. This is just for fun)

    Burd- Adorable round being with cheeks, and quite frequently, webs. These specimens have Attitude with style! :love

    Webz- Well, just that! Webs that belong to Burd, especially multicolored.

    Birb- Variation on Burd, depending on which seems appropriate.

    FlippyWebz- The action or sound of a duckburd waddling. Most adorable on pavement or soft fabric.

    Pancakeitoons: The action of flat performed by sleepy ducks or broody ducks. Very mooshy and cuddly in appearance.

    Webbies- Webz in water.

    Winglets- The look baby ducklings get when they have these teeny wings and giant bodies. Most adorable when flapping!

    Torpedo - the way tiny ducklings propel themselves under the surface of the water in the bathtub.

    duckylings- I know, I know, it's crazy, but I do actually call mine this sometimes. It's a variation, you might say, of the word ducklings.

    burditude- the unique attitude you have towards ducks

    Halfling- Name for a duck when it's half feathers and half fluff


    aduckted, adjective:
    Description of a person addicted to ducks.

    Duxing, verb;
    When a duck dips it head it the water, pops back up and lets the water flow off it's back.

    -Banti
     
    Last edited: May 18, 2016
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  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    Torpedo - the way tiny ducklings propel themselves under the surface of the water in the bathtub.
     
  3. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Turtle Rock Poultry Premium Member

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    :thumbsup
     
  4. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    duckylings- I know, I know, it's crazy, but I do actually call mine this sometimes. It's a variation, you might say, of the word ducklings
    burditude- the unique attitude you have towards ducks

    I can't think of anything else at the moment ... I need more ducklings for inspiration! [​IMG]
     
  5. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Turtle Rock Poultry Premium Member

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    :clap
     
  6. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We need a word for the teen stage that ducks have. Cuz mine are at that stage, and I don't know which to call them! Usually it's "ducks", but I need a crazy word that describes them at this stage. Yes, I said crazy! It doesn't have to be, but I'm crazy, so I like crazy words.
     
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  7. The Duck Ladie

    The Duck Ladie Duck Addict

    Halfling, noun:
    Name for a duck when it's half feathers and half fluff
     
  8. The Duck Ladie

    The Duck Ladie Duck Addict

    there you go DuckGirl77!
     
  9. The Duck Ladie

    The Duck Ladie Duck Addict

    aduckted, adjective:
    Description of a person addicted to ducks.
     
  10. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!!! That's an awesome word for it! I have the sudden urge to go to my ducks - I mean, halflings' brooder ASAP and say "Hi, Halflings."


    [​IMG] Good! [​IMG] So, I am aduckted to my webbed halfling-burdz!

    They should put these words in the regular dictionary. No one would get it, though, except us aduckted people!
     

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