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And swaths of West’s celebrity follower-base responded to his tweets by clicking unfollow, likely fearing the virtual transmission of career-threatening Trump cooties.
The feminization of ambisexual terms seems to me to reflect the logic of cooties.
And relationship advice (even though they're supposed to believe in cooties).
Whether those respondents were looking for something cheaper, bigger, gadgetier, or merely free of other people's cooties, builders responded to that new demand.
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COOTIE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cootie for English Language Learners
: a type of small insect that lives in people's hair
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