The 100 Most Beautiful Words in the English Language - Dr. Robert Beard
Collective nouns for animal groups <<< the collective noun for spiders should be nightmare because nooooo thank you
Came from the slave days, and was considered a medical disease which needed curing if a slave was wanting to escape. So, metaphorically speaking, this word can be used as a noun if you feel trapped and ache for escape.
Aaaand this is what I do all the time. People just don't get it. I'll need to memorize this for future occasions.