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Thursday, 31 July 2014

The Bookish Dictionary

Internet is the new abode of the bibliophiles. Social media profiles are brimming with bookish posters, quotes, obsessions, OTPs, Shipping their favourite characters, fangirling, swooning over fictional boys, et al.
Could jargons be far behind?
Here's our favourite of them.
Bibliolestes - a book-thief

Bibliophtbor - a book ravager or destroyer

Bibliopbage - someone who eats books

Librocubicularist - someone who reads in bed

Sesquipedalophobia- Fear of long words

Bibliobibuli - someone who read too much

Bibliomane - an indiscriminate accumulator of books

Abibliophobia - fear of being without books

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