Verboticism: Shredxiety

Shredxiety

Created by: queenjane75

Definition: v. To fret and worry after the accidental trashing of an important document, file or friend. n. The state of anxiety caused by an accidental deletion.

Pronunciation: sh-red-zye-it-e

Sentence: The loss of the document inspired a visible layer of shredxiety amongst the cubicles, almost as though no one had heard of a backup file.

Etymology: shred+anxiety=shredxiety

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Comments: Shredxiety

silveryaspen - 2008-03-05: 21:23:00
Oh how we've all been sorry we didn't have a back up file! Good sentence!