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If you hate the word 'moist', Dr Paul Thibodeau from Oberlin College says you’re not alone. It’s common among highly educated women and here are three main reasons why: the way the word sounds, its association with bodily functions and because it has become such a widely disliked word. Other words that make your skin tingle with disgust include 'vomit' and 'phlegm', proving that we instinctively retreat from things that make us feel sick.