There are over 10,000 nouns you can conjure in Scribblenauts. That's a lot. To help give you an idea of just what's included - and not included - in that number, please, consult this list.
A writer from Britain's Official Nintendo Magazine has a build of the game, and having asked readers for a list of words, sat down to test them. Here's what he found.
Words that are not in the game:
PERPETUALITY (not an object) INTERNET SANDBOARD DELTOID SHOVELWARE (on Nintendo? Are you mad? lol) ANTIMACASSAR MISANTHROPE PLUMBOB (not in dictionary) GLITCH ANTIDISESTABLISHMENTARIANISM (not an object) COULROPHOBE BOOBS (not an object) JEDI (trademarked) ONM (not in dictionary) MEANING OF LIFE (not an object) DS (trademarked) HAMMER OF THOR (not in dictionary) DANCING BANANA (not in dictionary) USB STICK RAPTOR JESUS (not in dictionary, potentially blasphemous) SHOOP DA WOOP (not in dictionary) JOYSTIQ ANNUAL LEG WOUND RUPEE RUDOLPH
Words that are in the game:
SIBERIAN HUSKY WALLPAPER ACTOR DESERT GOGGLES BANDANA FINGERLESS GLOVES SKI LIFT FLANNEL VACUUM PEPPER (both the condiment and the vegetable) COUCH BANDICOOT FLAG HOSE NAPPY (you can put it on him) WATCH TATTOO (makes a sheet of stick-on tattoos) MUSHROOM BOMBARD (makes a cannon) SEISMOMETER LOBSTER MAGIC EGG (same as a normal egg) EMO DEATH LIMBS STARITE (but it's a fake one) MAGIC EVERYTHING UNIVERSE C4 (input CFOUR) MELON JUDGE JEWEL CASE (but makes a Jewellery Box) SD CARD (but makes a playing card) CANVAS SOLAR SYSTEM (but makes a star) GALAXY PISTOL LED RICKROLL (makes Rick Astley appear) PEANUT CHEERLEADER LASER SWORD (but makes a normal sword) GUITAR GLASSES AISLE TREBUCHET I CAN HAZ CHEEZBURGER (makes a cheeseburger) PENGUIN KETCHUP STAPLER DICTIONARY SCRIBBLENAUTS (makes the orginal character design) 5TH CELL (makes the developer's logo) LOLWUT (makes his head huge) MORON (makes a dunce) CHIMPANZEE PENCIL PAINT BERET SHOTGUN CHAINSAW TENNIS RACQUET COMPUTER GAS SYNTHESIZER CHEESE REMOTE CREDIT CARD - SCISSORS TWEEZERS LAWNMOWER FISHING ROD INLINE SKATES WASHING MACHINE CARAMEL STARFRUIT PENNY FARTHING TOAD TSUNAMI ABYSS SPY (makes a Ninja) LOLLIPOP MONEY TOAST CAMERA BABOON ZOETROPE
A zoetrope? Brilliant. Oh, and you can add one more word to the list of things that are in the game; GAF members should recognise the in-game object in the screen above.