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bugaboos

noun
plural of bugaboo

Synonyms of bugaboos

something or someone that causes fear or dread especially without reason
  • doing one's tax returns is a real bugaboo for a lot of people

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“Bugaboos.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bugaboos. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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