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Jibblies

noun; other word formation type
A sensation of vehement repugnance due to hearing something gross. Usually causes a shudder, as in wanting to shake off the gross feeling.
 
Invokes a similar feeling to the 'heebie jeebies', possibly could stem from the second word in that compound after some sound changes. Similar feeling of anxiousness, except 'jibblies' come from disgust instead of fear.
Etymology : Unsure origin. Suite mate says her best friend in Germany has used it since childhood because of her parents.
Source : "Uhhhh.... *shudder* you just gave me the jibblies!" German exchange suite mate, Rice University Fall 2008.
Last modified: 5 December 2008


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