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I Dislike Certain Phrases

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    To name a few........

    .. Fresh frozen....well what else would it have been, spoiled then frozen? It's hailing!!! ....95% of the time that's way wrong. hail is common only in warm weather , believe it or not, with thunderstorms. Usually it is sleet that is falling, when it's cold and as a sort of...
    4k5dii 4k5dii 46-50, M Apr 29, 2014

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    It annoys the hell out of me when somebody complains about something stupid like their pen running out of ink or losing their car for week and some stupid mofo says "first world problems" . My first issue with this is life isnt f*king twitter dude. You can't just use twitter hash...
    Nic00l Nic00l 16-17, F Nov 12, 2012

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    The following are the phrases I simply hate. Of course, these are also the phrases my mom uses the most. Is there some sort of corollary? 1. "It will make you a well-rounded [insert round gesture] person." I put well-rounded in bold because that's what she...
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F Aug 7, 2009

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    I Hate The Phrase "Everything Happens For A Reason."

    "Oh everything happens for reason." Is it just me, or does anyone else hate the phrase "everything happens for a reason?" To me, this phrase would mean that NONE of us are in control of our future or destiny. And wouldn't that suck? See, if everything happens for a reason...
    kraftsmooth kraftsmooth 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 19, 2013

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    Kafka-esque

    Thank God most schools in the US stopped teaching anything worth reading, because in the 90s I was getting a bit annoyed at the over use of the term Kafka-esque. Thankfully the metamorphosis of modern education into a big joke has caused a reduction in the use of this banal trope...
    kryptonian kryptonian 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 28, 2009

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    Practice Makes Perfect

    It's not true, children. You will never become perfect. I used to think if I set my mind to something I could do it no matter what. It's not true though. Nobody is perfect, and kids need to learn this and stop wasting their time on things they're not meant to or don't want to do...
    PyroPyrate PyroPyrate 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2011

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    For a Variety of Reasons

    A lot of phrases that are overrused, are used to reinforce stereotypes, and do not enable people to put much creativity into their vocabulary.  The same phrases are repeated over and over to the extent that their words becoming meaningless.   Today my detested...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 28, 2009

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    Today some guy yelled out his window at me "damn girl you fine, what's your dad's phone number?" And I am honestly so confused by this.
    taylormaren taylormaren 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    I am really growing to hate "that awkward moment" phrase. I think it's tired and had its day already.
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I strongly dislike it when someone spites me or shows me up to get to another person they really favor or really like. I learnt from experience! You may disagree with me, and I...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I think that trans people false advertise. I think that an unclear identification of their gender falsely sets up others and the way they would interact with them. If I were...
    Sobp Sobp 46-50, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    As a black woman, admitting this to myself, realizing that this is something I truly feel and taking steps to attend to this matter is a hardship. I hate to admit to such a thing...
    Nevermorn8 Nevermorn8 22-25, F a week ago

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    It's incredibly annoying. They know that they do it, but nonchalantly play it off and act it as being playful. Women are terribly bad at it. "Oh, i'm not beautiful, no one loves...
    EvoKinevil EvoKinevil 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 26

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    People on here are weird. In a ten minute conversation what gives you the right to say I'm unappealing to other people like you're better then me? Nothing. That's what.
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 25

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    Blackmail is the worst im so scared and i dont wana tell anyone incase thay tell the police witch i carnt di
    lavinder128 lavinder128 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    What are humans but idealistical conscious embodiments of nothing?
    SelfUnaware SelfUnaware 18-21 Jul 25

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    Ah! Such refined words crafted beautifully, to the mass that is. A person who does not think for his/herself is a decadent waste to humankind! What can one do when the milieu he's...
    SelfUnaware SelfUnaware 18-21 Jul 25

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    It is not just the ones my age, it can stretch out far beyond my age. Teens and younger women..
    UnlovingAlex UnlovingAlex 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 24

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    I just lost the love of my life due to money His family puts money before everyone. I had a stroke, couldn't contribute towards the expenses and they decided I was a burden...
    moonstar312 moonstar312 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    It effects my asthma. I feel it is worse for those who are pregnant during summer heat especially in 3rd trimester and/or close to due.
    Drgnmrph Drgnmrph 31-35, T Jul 24

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    For my fellow southerners.... It is officially boob sweat & swamp *** season in the south. UGH...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 9 Responses Jul 24

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    If someone asks a legitimate question, don't be a **** while answering!
    Christalize Christalize 22-25, F Jul 24

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    I'm not really sure who thought up this experience but they obviously did it with me in mind. 'Grammer!" Grrr It's Grammar, just in case anyone didn't know. But the misuse of there...
    ClownNine ClownNine 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 24

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    It's all in how you word it!
    Nousername215 Nousername215 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 23

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    DanyEugen, I do not know what culture you grew up in, but you do not just ask for my name and where I am from without reading any of my posts. I chose to tell you my nickname and...
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    People like this is why I don't read all messages .. I shud hav never ever read this.. Such a mistake
    Chiscuit Chiscuit 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I can't deal with situations where people show jealousy towards me without a plausible reason. I just think they're being control freaks.
    Blackberries Blackberries 26-30, F Jul 22

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    So ive been working at this job for about half a year it was great at the start. I feel like since im so understanding to alot of their problems with their business (its a mom and...
    aliciastra aliciastra 18-21, F Jul 21

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    It's sad that I don't like my husband's new favorite game, but I don't. I can't even stand listening to him talk about it. He explains to me how he now takes long lunches at work...
    Dookwook Dookwook 31-35, F Jul 21

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    I would be lying if I said I dislike all meat because I do like bacon and lunch meats. But I absolutely hate chicken, steak and pork. I makes me feel sick to my stomach to just...
    BlueSkysGreyClouds BlueSkysGreyClouds 13-15, F Jul 21

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    My ex wife is an energy vampire. When I have to have dealings with her it sucks the life force right out of me. She has always had this dangerous scary power. It takes all I...
    mslvr01 mslvr01 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    seeing couples together. I feel like I will never know what that feels like, to have someone wanting to spend time with me. I know envy is a terrible sin, but I feel like my life...
    borednlonely borednlonely 31-35, M Jul 20

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    Me too even though I use it I don't like getting my replys abbreviated gr8 stff lol
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 18

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    I don't dis like Islam. in fact Islam is wonderful way of life just as any other religious group in it's purest from every religion has. its heretics especially Christianity so...
    afterthedead afterthedead 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    Bon appé***! French SWTOR Credits Phrases French is a accustomed accent for zombies--with its bendable consonants and Buy SWTOR Credits abundant vowels (when in doubt, just...
    fifafifa fifafifa 22-25, F Jul 18

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    I read this today.An Indian couple were in love.Their families wanted them to get married.But the guy was underage.So the priest refused to marry him till he attained the legal age...
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F 4 Responses Jul 18

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    I don't like them. Not one bit.
    zehero zehero 22-25, M Jul 17

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    I swear theprettyonee Is a stupid and ugly *** *****
    kobelakers kobelakers 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 17

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    I hate when a pad is incapable of keeping blood from my sheets and bed. I hate waking up feeling like I'm in a puddle. 😣
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F Jul 17

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    Give me a book, a pen and notebook, or my tab. My mind gets restless and the product of my daydreaming has to be expressed somehow.
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    But I can understand it in some cases. For example, constant rejection.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M Jul 16

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    They're like the plague nowadays.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M Jul 16

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