Duck Dictionary

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  1. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Sing Brightly Premium Member Project Manager

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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.

    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 its back.
     
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  2. Amiga

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

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  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]
     
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  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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    The Duck Ladie Duck Addict

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

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    there you go DuckGirl77!
     
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    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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