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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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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


AotR

AotR

[ɛɪoʊtiːaː] - noun

Abbreviation for "Attack of the Revenge", most often used when talking about a highly sought-after background based on the pirate-themed Flash game of that name.

Not to be confused with AotA.

Example Usage:

"And it turned out I'd had the AotR background in my Safety Deposit Box all these years! You should have seen my jaw drop when I realised what I could swap it for!"

See Also: Attack of the Revenge Background

Category: Customisation


Apple

Apple

['æpəl] - noun

When not being used to refer to the common fruit, this is most often an abbreviation for "Appetising Caramel Apple", a wearable Hallowe'en-themed item that was available from a Neocash Mystery Capsule.

Example Usage:

"Will you trade something for my Apple? I'm open to offers."

See Also: Appetising Caramel Apple

Category: Customisation


BBoBF

BBoBF

[biːbiːoʊbiːɛf] - noun

Abbreviation for "Balthazar's Bag of Bottled Faeries". A wearable toy for your Neopet, awarded to those who had bought a series of hero- and villain-themed items.

Example Usage:

"I'm seeking a BBoBF to add to my pet's outfit. Feel free to browse through the list of things I can offer in exchange."

See Also: Balthazars Bag of Bottled Faeries

Category: Customisation


BG

BG

[biːdʒiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "background". An item that displays a picture or pattern you can place behind your Neopet.

Example Usage:

"The Wheel of Extravagance gives out an exclusive BG as one of its prizes."

Category: Customisation


Blooming

Blooming

['bluːmɪŋ] - noun

Abbreviation for "Blooming Garden", a wearable flower-themed item that was once available from a Neocash Mystery Capsule.

Example Usage:

"I have Blooming, as well as a bunch of other Mystery Capsule stuff, if anyone wants to trade."

See Also: Blooming Garden

Category: Customisation


BoF

BoF

[biːoʊɛf] - noun

Abbreviation for "Balthazar's Bag of Bottled Faeries". A wearable toy that was available from the NC Mall.

Example Usage:

"I wish I'd got a BoF when they were around. It would look so good with my new pet!"

See Also: Balthazars Bag of Bottled Faeries

Category: Customisation


Cased

Cased

[kɛɪst] - adjective

Wearing the removable outer clothing that comes with the Robot pet colour. The opposite of uncased.

Example Usage:

"I think the Robot Bruce looks much better cased. I like the helmet."

Category: Customisation


Casing

Casing

['kɛɪsɪŋ] - noun

The removable outer part of a Robot pet's mechanical body.

Example Usage:

"What does the Robot Pteri look like without its casings on?"

Category: Customisation


Closet

Closet

['klɒzɛt] - noun

Where items of clothing and backgrounds must be placed before they can be used to customise a Neopet.

Example Usage:

"I was getting worried when I couldn't seem to put the new hat on my Lupe... then I realised I'd forgotten to put it in my Closet. -_-"

Category: Customisation


Converted

Converted

[kɒn'vɜːtəd] - adjective

Up to date with the latest redraw, and able to wear clothes and show emotion.

Example Usage:

"My Aisha's converted now, so she can wear this new outfit I bought for her."

Category: Customisation


Cross-Paint

Cross-Paint

['kɹɒs pɛɪnt] - verb

To paint a Neopet with two different Paint Brushes, so that he or she appears in one colour while still wearing the accessories that came with another-- for instance, a White Ixi wearing a Lost Desert Ixi Wrap.

Example Usage:

"I'm going to cross-paint my Kougra. I think a Darigan pirate would look really terrifying!"

Category: Customisation


Customisation

Customisation

['cʌstəmaɪ'zeɪʃən] - noun

(1) The art of dressing up a Neopet.
(2) The outfit a Neopet is wearing, including clothes, backgrounds and accessories.

Example Usage:

(1) "My Tuskaninny won first place in the Customisation Contest! It was worth buying her that new dress."
(2) "What do you think of my Gelert's new customisation?"

Category: Customisation


Customise

Customise

['kʌstəmaɪz] - verb

To dress up a Neopet with clothing, accessories, backgrounds, and so forth.

Example Usage:

"I like to customise my Neopets differently in summer from the way I do during winter. It doesn't make sense for them to be wearing scarves!"

Category: Customisation


FG

FG

[ɛfdʒiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "foreground". A piece of scenery your pet can "wear", which appears in front of him or her.

Example Usage:

"I should be getting a new FG to match the rest of her customisation theme soon."

Category: Customisation


FitC

FitC

[ɛfaɪtiːsiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "Feet in the Clouds Foreground". A wearable item for your pet that was available during the summer of 2010 (Y12) as a prize from the NC game JubJub Power Bounce.

Example Usage:

"FitC was rereleased in the Mystery Island JubJub Power Bounce Suitcase, giving players another chance to obtain it."

See Also: Feet in the Clouds Foreground, JubJub Power Bounce Guide

Category: Customisation


Flask

Flask

[flæsk] - noun, verb

(1) Abbreviation for "Flask of Rainbow Fountain Water". An item that will randomly change the colour of a Neopet when used.
(2) To use a Flask of Rainbow Fountain Water on a pet.

Example Usage:

(1) "I spent two million Neopoints on a Flask and my Kiko turns blue? BLUE? I just don't have any luck!"
(2) "I'm going to be flasking my Blumaroo in a few minutes -- does anyone want to watch and see what colour he turns?"

See Also: Flask of Rainbow Fountain Water , Items That Alter Your Neopet

Category: Customisation


Fluffy

Fluffy

[flʌfiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "Here Lies Fluffy", the rather odd name of a graveyard-themed trinket that can be worn by a Neopet.

Example Usage:

"I'm looking for someone trading Fluffy at the moment. I think it'd look really good with my Ghost Aisha."

See Also: Here Lies Fluffy

Category: Customisation


FP

FP

[ɛfpiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "Face Paint". Makeup to be applied to a Neopet's face as part of his or her outfit.

Example Usage:

"I want that limited-edition FP that was released in last year's NC Mall event!"

Category: Customisation


Gingy

Gingy

['dʒɪndʒiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "Gingerbread Wings". A wearable set of wings that was available from a Neocash Mystery Capsule.

Example Usage:

"I've been looking EVERYWHERE for a Gingy, but nobody seems to have one for trade..."

See Also: Gingerbread Wings

Category: Customisation


Gulp

Gulp

[gʌlp] - noun

Abbreviation for "Gulp... Underwater Reef Background", a wearable piece of scenery featuring a seabed, which was available from a Neocash Mystery Capsule.

Example Usage:

"Looking for a Gulp to complete my pet's water-themed outfit!"

See Also: Gulp... Underwater Reef Background

Category: Customisation


ICC

ICC

[aɪsiːsiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "Ice Cream Cone String Lights". A wearable item that was originally available from a Neocash Mystery Capsule.

Example Usage:

"D'you think I should keep the ICC on my pet, or swap it for something better suited to his colours?"

See Also: Ice Cream Cone String Lights

Category: Customisation


LSD

LSD

[elesdi:] - noun

Abbreviation for "Long Summer Dress", a NC wearable.

Example Usage:

"This LSD would look lovely on my Aisha!"

See Also: Long Summer Dress

Category: Customisation


Mara

Mara

['mærə] - adjective

Abbreviation for "Maraquan". A colour that Neopets and Petpets can be painted. Maraquan pets are adapted for life underwater and often have fishy tails and fins.

Example Usage:

"I would love to own a Mara Meerca one day."

See Also: Real-World Influences on Maraquan Pets

Category: Customisation


Mutant

Mutant

['mjuːtənt] - adjective, noun

(1) A Neopet colour, inspired by Dr. Sloth's strange experiments. Mutant Neopets display all sorts of unusual and sometimes horrifying features, such as extra eyes, abnormally muscular limbs, claws and multiple tails.
(2) A Neopet of the Mutant colour.

Example Usage:

(1) "Many people think Mutant Flotsams are ugly-looking, but I just love mine!"
(2) "My whole Neopian family has a space theme, what with the Robot Kacheek and the Alien Aisha... maybe I should get a Mutant of some kind next?"

Category: Customisation


Notable Neopet

Notable Neopet

['noʊtəbəl 'niːoʊpɛt] - noun

A Neopet featured on the front page of neopets.com, chosen randomly from among the entrants to the current week's Customisation Contest.

Example Usage:

"I was wondering why I was getting so much attention all of a sudden... then I realised my Blumaroo was the Notable Neopet!"

Category: Customisation


Nutty

Nutty

['nʌtiː] - noun

Abbreviation for "Nutcracker Face Paint". A wearable item of makeup based on the classic tale of the Nutcracker.

Example Usage:

"I wish they'd make Nutty available at the NC Mall again!"

See Also: Nutcracker Face Paint

Category: Customisation


Paint

Paint

[pɛɪnt] - verb

To change the colour of a Neopet's fur, feathers or skin with a Paint Brush.

Example Usage:

"I just painted my Kacheek! Doesn't she look lovely now?"

See Also: Items that Alter your Neopet

Category: Customisation


Paint Brush

Paint Brush

[pɛɪnt bɹʌʃ] - noun

A magical item that changes the colour of your pet's fur, feathers or skin. Versions for Petpets also exist.

Example Usage:

"I'm saving up for a Spotted Paint Brush for my Gelert."

See Also: Items that Alter your Neopet

Category: Customisation


Paintbrush Clothing

Paintbrush Clothing

['pɛɪntbɹʌʃ 'kloʊðɪŋ] - noun

Items that can be used to dress your Neopet, but which can only be obtained by using a paint brush on him or her -- for instance, the Royal Girl Elephante Gown, which comes from a Royal Paint Brush. These items cannot be bought or sold.

Example Usage:

"My pet's changed colour so many times at the lab, I have an absolute stack of paintbrush clothing in my closet."

Category: Customisation

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