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Wordling | 7-14 yrs | Reading Pod

What does “Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia” mean?

Do you like big long words that can take forever to spell? If you do, then you don’t have Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia, a nightmare of a word for those who have a fear of long words. Incidentally, Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia, pronounced [hip-pa-pa-tah-mon-st-roz-es-kwip-pi-dah-li-a -foh-bee-aa] means a fear of long words! Can you imagine the predicament of someone who is trying to find a word to describe their fear of long words?