Triskaidekaphobia: fear of the number 13.

https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triskaidekaphobia

Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share triskaidekaphobia with you because we like long words, when used appropriately. Moreover, who isn’t scared of Friday the 13th?

Here’s an example of it in use:

Abeer and Mike both suffered from triskaidekaphobia, so much so that they legally had their house number changed.

What can you do with this word? Show us how you’d use this creatively in the comments below…

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