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Neopian Dictionary

Welcome to the Neopian Dictionary! Here, you can find definitions and explanations for all those strange Neopian words that have been puzzling you. Some of the words here were invented by the Neopets Team; others were created by players and have stuck around because they're so useful. From Meepits to MPETs and from RI to restocking, we're here to explain them all!

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12.40 Glitch

12.40 Glitch

[twɛlv 'fɔːtiː glɪtʃ] - noun

A known Flash game issue where games opened before 12.40am NST will not send scores after that time. Players must restart their games to continue sending scores and earning Neopoints.

Example Usage:

"I almost had a high score in Gadgadsgame but I forgot about the 12.40 glitch and it didn't send."

Category: Games


1337

1337

[liːt] - adjective

Comical misspelling of "elite". Highly skilled, especially in fields involving computers and technology.

Example Usage:

"I'm in need of a 1337 coder to help me with this project..."

Category: Uncategorized


1P

1P

[wɒnpiː] - adjective

Abbreviation of "one-player". Refers to Battledome matches you can participate in without another player's involvement. The computer takes the role of your opponent; there are several 1P opponents you can choose from, each with his/her/its own weapons and attacks.

Example Usage:

"1P battling can get a little boring, but it's good practice."

See Also: 1-Player Challengers

Category: Battledome


2P

2P

[tuːpiː] - adjective

Abbreviation for "two-player". In the Battledome, used to refer to a match between two users' pets, as opposed to one fought against a computerised opponent.

Example Usage:

"In 2P fights, your opponent is probably going to be savvy enough to see this strategy coming and counter it."

Category: Battledome


5k Game

5k Game

[faɪvkɛɪ gɛɪm] - noun

A game of Key Quest where players deliberately try to earn Neopoints, rather than just rushing to pick up the keys and win as fast as possible. The maximum amount that can be earned in a game of KQ is 5,000 Neopoints, hence the name ("k" being a common abbreviation for "thousand NP").

Example Usage:

"Is anyone up for a 5k game with me?"

See Also: Key Quest Guide

Category: Games


9/9/09 Draik

9/9/09 Draik

[naɪn naɪn oʊ naɪn dɹɛɪk] - noun

A Draik that was created during a particular glitch a few years ago, which allowed them to be accessed through the normal pet-creation form rather than the usual hatching method. It's estimated that a few hundred of these Draiks were released into Neopia before the Neopets Team fixed the bug.

Example Usage:

"Wow! I love your pet! How did you ever afford a Draik Egg?"
"Oh, come on! I could never buy one of those! He's a 9/9/09 Draik."

See Also: Limited and Restricted Pets

Category: Technical Stuff


A/R/B

A/R/B

[ɛɪaːbiː] - verb

Abbreviation of "Accept, Reject or Beat?" A question often asked by traders who have had offers of something other than Neopoints on their hard-to-sell lots.

Example Usage:

"I have an offer of a Peach Chia Pop and 100k on my Neopian Times White Weewoo Plushie. A/R/B?"

Category: Items and Restocking


AAA

AAA

[ɛɪɛɪɛɪ] - noun

(1) The nickname of Aristotle A. Avinroo, Neopia's number one gamer Blumaroo. He is the mascot of the annual Gamesmaster Challenge, in which players do their best to excel in various Flash games.

(2) An abbreviation for the Almost Abandoned Attic, a shop only available to users who have been on the site for three years or more.

Example Usage:

(1) "I just can't beat AAA's challenge today! Got any tips?"
(2) "I managed to get this rare plushie from the AAA today! Guess that's what you call a Loyal User Perk..."

See Also: Almost Abandoned Attic

Category: Events


AARG

AARG

[ɛɪɛɪaːdʒiː] - noun

Abbreviation of "Alien Aisha Ray Gun". A Battledome weapon originally from the Smugglers' Cove.

Example Usage:

"You have an AARG in your gallery? How much did you pay for it?"

See Also: Alien Aisha Ray Gun

Category: Battledome


AAS

AAS

[ɛɪɛɪɛs] - noun

Abbreviation for 'Alien Aisha Scrambler'. A Battledome weapon, released at the Smuggler's Cove, that fully blocks light and air attacks.

Example Usage:

"An AAS is a bit expensive, but very good at what it does!"

See Also: Alien Aisha Scrambler

Category: Battledome


Abandon

Abandon

[ə'bændən] - verb

To leave a pet at the Pound, Neopia Central's shelter for ownerless pets. This is not the same as sending a pet to a specific new owner, which is also done at the Pound, but is called "transferring".

Example Usage:

"It's a good idea to set a PIN so that anyone who gets into your account can't abandon your pets."

See Also: The Neopian Pound

Category: Trading and Adoption


ABer

ABer

[ɛɪbiːəɹ] - noun

Abbreviation for "autobuyer".

(1) A computer program that buys items from the Neopian shops for you, without your having to click or type. Using one of these is very much against the rules and grounds for an immediate freezing.
(2) A person who uses such a program.

Example Usage:

"The Neopets Team try lots of different methods to crack down on ABers."

Category: Technical Stuff


Abi

Abi

['æbi:] - noun

Abbreviation of "Abigail". The younger sister of the Gamesmaster, Aristotle Avinroo. She appears as the mascot of many game-related events.

Example Usage:

"Wow, I'm terrible at this game. I can't even beat the challenge Abi set today!"

See Also: Abigail Avinroo

Category: Events


Ability

Ability

[ə'bɪlɪtiː] - noun

A power that can be used in the Battledome. Most abilities are obtained by redeeming faerie blessings (which can be obtained by opening Bottled Faeries).

Example Usage:

"My Usul got a new ability today. Now she can heal herself in the Battledome!"

See Also: Faerie Abilities

Category: Battledome


AC

AC

[ɛɪsiː] - noun

Abbreviation.
(1) The Altador Cup, an annual gaming tournament where players represent their favourite Neopian nation in the game of Yooyuball.
(2) Avatar Chat, the unofficial name of the Avatars and Neosignatures Neoboard.
(3) The Advent Calendar, a yearly giveaway of items and Neopoints that takes place throughout the Month of Celebrating.

Example Usage:

(1) "Who won this year's AC? I was on holiday."
(2) "I'm going on the AC to see if anyone will lend me a Faerie Queen Doll."
(3) "Have you picked up your AC prize today?"

Category: Uncategorized


AC Wig

AC Wig

[ɛɪsiː wɪg] - noun

Abbreviation for "Altadorian Wig With Golden Ribbon". An item that can be worn on your Neopet's head, won from an Altador Cup Neocash event.

Example Usage:

"I wish I'd taken part in the challenge for the AC Wig. Now I have to try and find someone willing to swap me one..."

See Also: Altadorian Wig with Golden Ribbon

Category: Customisation


Achyfi

Achyfi

['æxɜːfiː] - noun

A popular fizzy drink. It is said to have a very strong taste that many people and pets dislike.

Example Usage:

"We've located the programmer responsible for the glitch on Friday and made sure he'll be drinking nothing but Achyfi for a week!"

Category: Neopia


Active

Active

['æktɪv] - noun

The Neopet that appears in your quick-ref panel at the side of the page, when playing certain games, and on the Neoboards. Faerie quest rewards and random event effects will happen to this Neopet. To change which pet is your active, go to Quick Ref and select "Make Active" from a pet's dropdown menu.

Example Usage:

"I just painted my active a new colour! Doesn't she look great?"

Category: Uncategorized


ACTS

ACTS

[ɛɪsiːtiːɛs] - noun

Abbreviation for "Altador Cup Throwing Star". A weapon available in the Altador Cup prize shop in Year Fourteen.

Example Usage:

"I spend a lot of hours playing Yooyuball over the summer, but in the end I get rewarded with prizes like the ACTS!"

See Also: Altador Cup Throwing Star

Category: Battledome


Adam

Adam

['ædəm] - noun

(1) The name of one of the founders of Neopets, also known as Borovan or Number Six. He is now working on other projects unrelated to Neopets.
(2) A nickname for the "Number Six" secret avatar, obtained by visiting the About Us page with a certain amount of Neopoints on hand.

Example Usage:

(1) "Adam's favourite Neopet was the Asparagus Chia."
(2) "Will you lend me 100,000 NP so I can get Adam?"

See Also: Adam Powell , Neopets Avatar Solutions

Category: Uncategorized


Adopt

Adopt

[ə'dɒpt] - verb

(1) To receive a pet from the Neopian Pound, the shelter in Neopia Central for ownerless pets.
(2) To receive a pet from a foster parent who has chosen you as his or her new owner.

Example Usage:

"Check out the Lenny I just adopted! Isn't she beautiful?"

See Also: The Neopian Pound

Category: Trading and Adoption


Adoptable

Adoptable

[ə'dɒptəbəl] - noun

A cute graphic, usually an image of a Neopet, which the artist is happy to have used on other people's pages, and indeed actively encourages people to copy and paste their favourite. Not to be confused with anything concerning Neopet adoption.

Example Usage:

"I know a woman who makes the cutest Lupe adoptables! I've got one on my lookup right now."

Category: Uncategorized


Adverspam

Adverspam

['ædvəspæm] - noun

A post that adds very little to a Neoboard conversation, and may be posted multiple times in different topic threads, solely for the purpose of gaining publicity for the writer's Beauty Contest entry.

Example Usage:

"Let's give each other some art critique! No adverspam in this thread, please."

See Also: The Beauty Contest

Category: Boards


AFC

AFC

[ɛɪɛfsiː] - noun

Abbreviation of "Air Faerie Crown". A Battledome weapon that was originally obtained by buying real-life Neopets trading cards.

Example Usage:

"I've still got an AFC knocking around somewhere. Will it be any good for this fight, or should I buy a newer weapon?"

See Also: Air Faerie Crown

Category: Battledome


Affie

Affie

['əfiː] - noun

Abbreviation of "affiliate". A person who agrees to put a link to your page on theirs, in return for the same favour.

Example Usage:

"I'm looking for affies so my page gets a bit better-known!"

Category: Uncategorized


Aged

Aged

['ɛɪdʒɛd] - adjective

Of a Petpet, having been attached to a Neopet for a long time. For certain Petpets, this can earn you a secret avatar.

Example Usage:

"I adopted this Blumaroo without even realising he had an aged Mazzew attached! Wow!"

See Also: Neopets Avatar Solutions

Category: Uncategorized


Agility

Agility

[ə'dʒɪlɪtiː] - noun

One of a Neopet's Battledome stats. Sometimes referred to as movement, this stat is intended to represent a pet's speed. Currently, the only use for the stat is to meet the requirements to use the Heavy Robe of Thievery.

Example Usage:

"This quest raises your pet's agility as a reward."

See Also: Neopets Battledome Explained

Category: Battledome


AL

AL

[ɛɪɛl] - noun

Abbreviation for "Altador", referring specifically to that land's team in the Altador Cup.

Example Usage:

"I'm totally supporting AL this year! I think they're due to surprise everyone."

See Also: The Altador Cup

Category: Games


Altador Cup

Altador Cup

['ɒltədɔː kʌp] - noun

An annual gaming tournament that brings together teams from every country in Neopia. It centres on the game of Yooyuball.

Example Usage:

"Which team are you supporting in the Altador Cup this year?"

Category: Games


Anagram Sword

Anagram Sword

[ænəgræm sɔ:d] - noun

An umbrella term for the six swords whose names feature anagrammed elements: Sword of Skardsen, Sword of Ari, Sword of Reif, Sword of Tawre, Sword of Thare and Sword of Thigl.

Example Usage:

"I only found out about anagram swords recently - it took me ages to figure out that 'Skardsen' was actually 'darkness' but scrambled!"

Category: Battledome

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