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FROSTY X RIME
Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2016 5:29:42 PM

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kelseyphobia: a fear of getting the grammar wrong

What should be shall be-The fellowship of the ring-
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2016 5:49:05 PM

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CatCat & Frosty X Rime:
Here's a little guide for both of you. I know that it's worked before :D



Eh, Drag0, some people, huh?


unheardofophobia - fear of not being heard (of)

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
FROSTY X RIME
Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2016 6:22:32 PM

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[quote=Alice M Toaster]CatCat & Frosty X Rime:
Here's a little guide for both of you. I know that it's worked before :D



Eh, Drag0, some people, huh?

oops, I didn't know it should be in alphabetic order. Thanks for letting me know, Alice! (I should be pinched for breaking the rule!)

Whistle

What should be shall be-The fellowship of the ring-
CatCat
Posted: Monday, May 30, 2016 1:10:49 AM

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Drag0nspeaker wrote:
Hi Catcat. Good fear! (but that one was supposed to start with a 'u' Shhh )



Argh! I can't believe I did it again. But at least I can partly redeem myself with an explanation. Following is my original phobia, which was fine until I decided to make it even better... which apparently made it worse. Thanks DragOn and Alice for making me laugh and for your patience.



urnaphobia - fear of making a living from selling cremation vessels.
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Monday, May 30, 2016 6:03:35 PM

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So now, we can have a combination if Alices' and CatCat's:

unheardofurnaphobia - fear of making a living from selling cremation vessels of unknown people.

Virgophobia - fear of young ladies in blue robes.


Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
CatCat
Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 10:51:49 PM

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wolfgangphobia - fear of being surrounded, on your way to grandmother's house, by a pack of fang-bearing, Mozart-loving musicians.
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 8:57:03 AM

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↑You've rocked it again. I don't care if you don't know the alphabet :D

xylogramophonophobia - fear of Sota turntables

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
CatCat
Posted: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 1:31:42 PM

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yogiphobia - fear of discovering a bear in the forest sitting in the lotus position.



Aw, that's so nice of you, Alice. Thank you :)
p.s. I don't want to sound too cocky but I think I might be getting the hang of this alphabet thing.
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 5:09:37 PM

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↑practice, practice, practice!

zwitterironicophobia - fear of hybrid ions with a mocking sense of humour

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
CatCat
Posted: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 12:58:25 PM

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abscencephobia - fear of your heart growing fonder of someone you don't really like when they're around.
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 8:46:20 PM

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Bachanaliaphobia - fear of drunken revels accompanied by a toccata and fugue.

(not so good as the wolf gang, though)

Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
CatCat
Posted: Thursday, June 09, 2016 9:36:00 PM

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I don't know DragOn, it doesn't sound so bad to me :)


caterwahlaphobia - fear of felines in heat taking over Israel's Western Wall.
FROSTY X RIME
Posted: Friday, June 10, 2016 5:51:11 PM

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dancephobia: a fear of dancing

What should be shall be-The fellowship of the ring-
CatCat
Posted: Friday, June 10, 2016 6:01:44 PM

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elfishphobia - fear of getting drunk and slurring your way through your rendition of Hound Dog.
FROSTY X RIME
Posted: Saturday, June 11, 2016 6:48:43 PM

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fphobia: a fear of getting a grade "F"

What should be shall be-The fellowship of the ring-
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 6:36:56 AM

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Ger(ia)onimophobia - fear that all the old folks will become the chiefs.


Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
CatCat
Posted: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 4:33:33 PM

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hairyharryharephobia - fear of long-furred rabbits named Harold.
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Friday, June 24, 2016 9:42:33 AM

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isotropicophobia - fear of 23rd parallel islands that are symmetrically arranged.

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
CatCat
Posted: Saturday, June 25, 2016 2:19:50 PM

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jamboree - fear of making a batch of very dull jelly.
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Sunday, June 26, 2016 8:58:55 AM

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kamikazephobia - fear of going down in a plane before you get to finish your cocktail

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
Beam
Posted: Friday, July 15, 2016 8:49:13 PM

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lackadaisiphobia - fear of being lazy on a day that might be missed
Schlook Inside
Posted: Saturday, July 16, 2016 5:25:27 PM

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mythophobia~~~The fear of myths, folklore and legends.


Voyageur de l'imaginaire.Pomme de route.Vive le Ke'bec a moitié libre?
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Sunday, July 17, 2016 8:49:31 AM

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nanunanuphobia - fear of Orks

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
Schlook Inside
Posted: Monday, July 18, 2016 8:24:11 PM

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Oenophobia: Fear of wines.



Eh?

Voyageur de l'imaginaire.Pomme de route.Vive le Ke'bec a moitié libre?
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 6:17:32 AM

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Prestidigitatiophobia - fear of magicians with fast fingers.


Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
Ursus Minor
Posted: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 8:53:33 AM

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Location: Inozemtsevo, Stavropol'skiy, Russia
Rodentophobia - fear of water rats while fishing waist-deep in the river.
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 9:44:32 AM

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^^Eh? could be nasty! Anxious ^^

Salicyllophobia - fear of overdosing on aspirin.




Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Friday, July 22, 2016 7:50:50 AM

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tautologyophobia - fear of having to study the Hebrew alphabet over & over in different ways

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Friday, August 26, 2016 8:09:58 AM

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u-osfsphobia - fear of hittong the wrong lrttwr on a tony tpuchscreen kwyboard


Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Thursday, September 01, 2016 6:57:33 AM

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Hmmm - maybe that was a bit subtle - or was it stupid?

It was a version of 'i-padaphobia', with some letters moved one space to the left or right on the keyboard.

vemicelliniphobia - fear that your gold salt-cellar will develop worms.


Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:25:07 AM

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Why-is-everyone-avoiding-this-thread-phobia = fear that one has accidentally written something objectionable.


Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Sunday, November 13, 2016 8:22:58 AM

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xoanonophobia - fear of knocking a graven image off a high shelf

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Monday, November 14, 2016 2:01:33 PM

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Hi Alice!

Yellerphobia - fear of being considered a coward for crying out in fear.

Wyrd bið ful aræd - bull!
anton exobio
Posted: Monday, November 14, 2016 2:16:38 PM

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Zoomorphophobia - fear of becoming an animal.

♪♫
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 9:05:16 AM

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Absquatulataphobia - fear of not using your gym membership

♫♪ya gotta keep rockin' to save your soul from the blues♪♫
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