Interesting Words And Their Meanings
Get to know the most interesting yet unheard words with their meanings. Know what words are used for different human fears.
You are sure to get entertained here.
A Quesadilla is just a Mexican Grilled-Cheese Sandwich
Agoraphobia is the fear of places or events where it’s difficult or embarrassing to escape
Althaiophobia is the fear of marshmallows.
Anatidaephobia is the fear that somewhere in the world, there is a duck watching you.
Anuptaphobia is the fear of being single forever.
Athazagoraphobia is the Fear of being forgotten or ignored by someone whom you strongly care about.
Athazagoraphobia is the fear of being forgotten.
Atychiphobia is the fear of failure.
Atychiphobia is the fear of failure.
Bibliophobia is the fear of books.
Bookkeeper is the only word in English language with three consecutive Double letters
Clinophobia is the fear of beds.
Condom is the name of a town in France.
Coulrophobia is the fear of clowns and Santa Claus.
Cryovolcano! It’s a volcano that shoots out ICE rather than lava.
Didaskaleinophobia is the fear of going to school.
?Dumbledore is an early Modern English word for Bumblebee.
Dysania is the state of finding it hard to get out of bed in the morning.
Eargasm is the term used to describe the chill you feel down your spine when listening to beautiful music.
Ergasiophobia is the fear of work!
Ergophobia , also called ergasiophobia , is the fear of work.
Esodophobia is the fear of losing your virginity.
Friggatriskaidekaphobia is the fear of Friday the 13th.
Gerascophobia is the fear of growing old.
Getting angry at people when we listen to them breathing or eating is called Misophonia, which is an actual brain disorder.
Glossophobia is the fear of public speaking.
Gnosiophobia is the fear of knowledge.
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is the fear of long words.
Hypergargalesthesia is the extreme sensitivity to tickling.
Hypopituitarism is a rare disease that doesn’t allow a person to feel love.
Ice Cream Headaches are officially know as sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia .
In Chinese The words crisis and opportunity are the same word.
Koutaliaphobia is the fear of spoons. Liam Payne from One Direction says he’s scared of spoons.
Lachanophobia is the fear of vegetables.
LOL used to mean lots of love before the Internet.
Mageirocophobia is the fear of cooking.
Metrophobia is the fear of poetry.
Misophonia: Getting mad at someone when you hear them eating or breathing.
Neil Armstrong backwards is Gnorts, Mr. Alien .
Nintendo is Japanese for Leave luck to heaven .
Nomophobia is the fear of being without your phone or losing your cell phone.
Nomophobia is the fear of being without a cell phone.
Odontophobia is the fear of teeth.
Pancreaticoduodenostomy is the longest word with all six vowels in order.
Paraskavedekatriaphobia is the fear of Friday the 13th.
Philematology is the scientific name for kissing.
Philophobia is the fear of falling in love or being in love.
Phosphenes is the name of the stars and colors you can see while rubbing your eyes.
Pistanthrophobia is the common fear of trusting people due to past experiences with relationships gone bad.
Pistanthrophobia is the very common fear of trusting people due to past experiences with relationships gone bad.
Pogonophobia is the fear of beards.
Porphyrophobia is the fear of the color purple.
Sapioseual is when you’re having a strong attraction to someone’s intelligence.
Sometimes you might think you’re hearing a piece of music in your head even though it’s not being played. This is known as the earworm.
Somniphobia is the fear of sleep.
Stewardesses is the longest word that is typed with only the left hand.
Teratophobia is an unusual fear of giving birth to a monster.
Textaphrenia. A disease found in teens, in which they have heard or felt a new text message vibration when there is no message.
Textaphrenia: A disease found in teens, in which they have heard or felt a new text message vibration when there is no message.
The anxiousness of taking a look at your cell phone for text messages is called Textaphrenia .
The death by laughing too much is called fatal hilarity .
The fear of thunder is called Garophobia . Madonna suffers from it.
The lunula is the half-moon shaped pale area at the bottom of finger nails.
The term ‘Cop’ comes from England ‘Constable On Patrol’
The word breakfast was coined due to the fact that after sleeping for hours, we are breaking our fast.
The word Checkmate in chess comes from the Persian phrase Shah Mat, which means the king is dead.
The word fart comes from the Old English feortan (meaning to break wind ).
The word Gaga in Filipino means a stupid and idiotic girl.
Triskaidekaphobia means fear of the number 13.
Voldemophobia is the fear of having no nose
When you call some one a dork, you are actually calling them a whales private part.
Whore in old English meant desire, love and charity.
Xenophobia is the fear of foreigners.
Yo momma jokes were actually invented by Shakespeare.