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Word Aversion: When The Mere Sight Of 'Moist' Or 'Slacks' Makes A Person Cringe
"Word aversion is marked by strong reactions triggered by the sound, sight, and sometimes even the thought of certain words ... 'Not to the things that they refer to, but to the word itself. The feelings involved seem to be something like disgust'." Slate 04/01/13
Posted April 2, 2013 12:51 AM




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