Verboticism: Delebiejeebies

Delebiejeebies

Created by: Stevenson0

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: dee/lee/jee/beez

Sentence: With one keystroke, Jenny realized that she had eliminated four hours work and a most important document. She was overtaken by the delebiejeebies characterized by uncontrollable shaking and sweating.

Etymology: DELEBIEJEEBIES - noun - from DELE (to delete, or remove, especially printed, or written matter); delete; deletedele (to delete)+ HEEBIE-JEEBIES (a condition of extreme nervousness caused by fear, worry, strain; the jitters; the willies)

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Comments: Delebiejeebies

silveryaspen - 2008-12-30: 00:55:00
Great create. So fun to say.

metrohumanx - 2008-12-31: 01:06:00
YEAH! VERY inspired.

OZZIEBOB - 2009-01-01: 00:29:00
Terrific