Verboticism: Trepidenticious

'Please keep your tongue to the left!'

DEFINITION: n. The feelings of apprehension which occur when undergoing a medical examination. v. To feel discomfort while a medical professional pokes and prods at the weak points of your body.

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Created by: Mustang

Pronunciation: trep-uh-den-TISH-yuss

Sentence: As her appointment for a dental exam and major cleaning grew nearer Wanda once again felt the severe tremors of her unreasonable trepidenticious reactions.

Etymology: Blend of 'trepidation' (tremulous fear, alarm, or agitation; perturbation), 'dental' and the suffix '-ious (Having; having the qualities of)

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Comments: Trepidenticious

silveryaspen - 2009-04-16: 12:51:00
Very nicely blended. Right on the definition. Great Create!

Nosila - 2009-04-16: 21:14:00
Good one, mustang...I guess her mind began to Wanda!