Posts tagged "word aversions"

20 Words That Gross Us Out More Than “Moist”

Moist is a word a lot of people seem to hate. In an article on GOOD, the writer resurrects a word-aversion discussion about that and other words. Back in 2007, Salon covered the "moist" debate, pointing out that women might not like it because it reminds us of yeast infections or sexual arousal, rather tha…

By: Catherine Strawn / August 7, 2009