These Things Actually Have a Name, And You Probably Didn’t Know It (19 pics + 6 gifs)

Posted in INTERESTING       20 Jul 2016       7860       GALLERY VIEW

Barm

The foam on beer

Punt

The indent on the bottom of a wine bottle

Griffonage

illegible handwriting

Armscye

The armhole in clothing.

Wamble

A stomach rumble.

Rhinotillexomania

Obsessive nose picking

Petrichor

The smell after rain.

Caruncula

The small triangular bump on the inside corner of your eye.

Apricity

The feeling of being outside on a cold day but feeling the warmth of the sun.

Mondegreen

Misheard lyrics.

Rectal Tenesmus

The feeling of.. um… incomplete defecation.

Grawlix

A string of typographical symbols that is used to indicate profanity.

Feat

A dangly piece of curly hair.

Skeuomorph

A design feature copied from a similar artifact in another item, even when not necessary. For example, copper color on pennies, the shutter sound on a digital camera, or the notepad paper design on your iPhone.

Parasthesia

That pins and needles feeling you get when a body part falls asleep.

Peen

The side opposite the hammer’s hitting side.

Muntin

The strip separating window panes.

Semantic Satiation

That feeling when you say a word too many times and it loses it’s meaning.

Acnestis

The area that’s hard to reach between your shoulder blades.

Scroop

The rustling swooshy sound that ball gowns make.

Biblioklept

A compulsive book thief or hoarder.

Zugzwang

When you’re playing chess and every possible move is to your disadvantage.

Desire path

A path created naturally because it’s “the shortest or easiest” way.

Semordnilap

A word that reads one way forward and another way backward. For example, “desserts,” “diaper” and “parts.”

(It’s literally “palindromes” backwards.)

Dysania

The difficulty of getting out of bed in the morning.




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