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* BlamingTheRailroadedPlayerCharacter

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* BlamingTheRailroadedPlayerCharacterBlamedForBeingRailroaded


* {{Angrish}}: A characters becomes so overwhelmed with anger that all they can say is gibberish and/or incomplete sentences.

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* {{Angrish}}: A characters character becomes so overwhelmed with anger that all they can say is gibberish and/or incomplete sentences.


* ThatWasObjectionable

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* ThatWasObjectionableThatWasObjectionable: In court, the lawyer can refute anything by hollering "Objection" or "I object".



* ThisIsForEmphasisBitch

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* ThisIsForEmphasisBitchThisIsForEmphasisBitch: Emphasising a declaration by ending it with "bitch".



* UnsportsmanlikeGloating
* UnusualEuphemism

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* UnsportsmanlikeGloating
UnsportsmanlikeGloating: The winner is arrogant enough to mock the other competitors for losing.
* UnusualEuphemismUnusualEuphemism: Saying bizarre words and phrases in lieu of profanity.



* WaxingLyrical

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* WaxingLyricalWaxingLyrical: Mentioning the lyrics of a song.



* WelcomeToCorneria
* WhamLine

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* WelcomeToCorneria
WelcomeToCorneria: The non-player characters of a video game have limited dialogue.
* WhamLineWhamLine: One line of dialogue changes everything.



* WhatTheHellHero

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* WhatTheHellHeroWhatTheHellHero: The hero is called out by others for doing something not very heroic.



* WitchWithACapitalB
* WontTakeYesForAnAnswer

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* WitchWithACapitalB
WitchWithACapitalB: Insulting a woman by calling them "witch" instead of a certain word that rhymes.
* WontTakeYesForAnAnswerWontTakeYesForAnAnswer: Not realizing that the response given to your request or question was the one you wanted.



* WouldRatherSuffer

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* WouldRatherSufferWouldRatherSuffer: Underscoring your distaste for something by claiming you'd rather do something very unpleasant.



* YouHaveToBelieveMe

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* YouHaveToBelieveMeYouHaveToBelieveMe: A character makes a claim that they know sounds odd and desperately begs to be believed.


* MyHovercraftIsFullOfEels
* TheNameIsBondJamesBond

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* MyHovercraftIsFullOfEels
MyHovercraftIsFullOfEels: A character attempts to speak a foreign language, but either angers someone by unintentionally saying an insulting phrase or embarrasses themselves by unknowingly saying a humiliating or nonsensical phrase.
* TheNameIsBondJamesBondTheNameIsBondJamesBond: A character introduces themselves by saying their surname and then their full name.



* NeverSpeakIllOfTheDead

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* NeverSpeakIllOfTheDeadNeverSpeakIllOfTheDead: A character will never say anything negative about the deceased.



* NoDialogueEpisode
* NoIndoorVoice

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* NoDialogueEpisode
NoDialogueEpisode: An episode where none of the characters talk.
* NoIndoorVoiceNoIndoorVoice: Character has a tendency to shout whenever they talk.



* NoOneElseIsThatDumb

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* NoOneElseIsThatDumbNoOneElseIsThatDumb: Proving a character is your dumb friend by having them confirm their idiocy.



* NobodysThatDumb

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* NobodysThatDumbNobodysThatDumb: A dumb character reveals themselves to be aware of their stupidity and makes it clear that even they have limits to how idiotic they can be.



* NoodleIncident
* NoodleImplements

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* NoodleIncident
NoodleIncident: Characters mention an unseen past event and are extremely vague about it.
* NoodleImplementsNoodleImplements: Character claims to have done something or mentions an intent to do something using tools with unspecified purposes.



* NotInFrontOfTheKid

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* NotInFrontOfTheKidNotInFrontOfTheKid: No one swears in front of children.



* OutOfContextEavesdropping

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* OutOfContextEavesdroppingOutOfContextEavesdropping: A character eavesdrops on a conversation and gets the wrong idea of what's going on due to missing the proper context.



* ParentheticalSwearing

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* ParentheticalSwearingParentheticalSwearing: The character doesn't swear, but the way they phrase their statements makes it easy to imagine that they are cussing.



* PerfectlyCromulentWord

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* PerfectlyCromulentWordPerfectlyCromulentWord: Using made-up words.



* PlayingTheVictimCard

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* PlayingTheVictimCardPlayingTheVictimCard: The guilty party tries to make it look like they are the victim.



* PokemonSpeak
* PoorCommunicationKills

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* PokemonSpeak
PokemonSpeak: Character can only say their own name.
* PoorCommunicationKillsPoorCommunicationKills: Failure to explain your intentions clearly will have dire consequences.



* PorkyPigPronunciation
* PrecisionFStrike
* PreemptiveShutUp

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* PorkyPigPronunciation
PorkyPigPronunciation: Character struggles to pronounce a word before settling on using a synonym.
* PrecisionFStrike
PrecisionFStrike: In a work that otherwise doesn't have profanity, someone abruptly says a swear word.
* PreemptiveShutUpPreemptiveShutUp: Telling someone to shut up when they haven't even said anything.



* RationalizingTheOverkill
* ReadingTheStageDirectionsOutLoud

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* RationalizingTheOverkill
RationalizingTheOverkill: Rationalizing why retaliation was made with more extremes than the slight deserved.
* ReadingTheStageDirectionsOutLoudReadingTheStageDirectionsOutLoud: Someone reads from a script and misinterprets stage directions as lines.



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeechTheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Someone tears into someone else by going on a rant listing the other person's flaws.



* RhetoricalQuestionBlunder
* RhymesOnADime

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* RhetoricalQuestionBlunder
RhetoricalQuestionBlunder: Someone answers a rhetorical question due to not knowing that the other person wasn't expecting an answer.
* RhymesOnADimeRhymesOnADime: Character speaks in rhyme.



* ScrewYouElves

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* ScrewYouElvesScrewYouElves: The high-and-mighty species who believe themselves to be better than everyone else gets told by a member of one of the so-called "lesser species" where they can shove their arrogance.



* ShapedLikeItself

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* ShapedLikeItselfShapedLikeItself: Describing something as being like itself (e.g. a house-shaped house).



* SirSwearsALot

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* SirSwearsALotSirSwearsALot: Character has a tendency to swear.



* {{Smurfing}}

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* {{Smurfing}}{{Smurfing}}: A character uses the same word to substitute every other word.



* SpeakIllOfTheDead

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* SpeakIllOfTheDeadSpeakIllOfTheDead: Character has no qualms with saying negative things about the deceased.



* SpeechBubbleCensoring

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* SpeechBubbleCensoringSpeechBubbleCensoring: In comics, speech bubbles are used to cover up nudity.



* StealthInsult

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* StealthInsultStealthInsult: Insulting someone in a way that you intend them not to understand that they are being dissed.



* SuddenlyShouting

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* SuddenlyShoutingSuddenlyShouting: Character abruptly raises their voice when speaking.



* TWordEuphemism

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* TWordEuphemismTWordEuphemism: Referring to a word as the (first letter of word)-word to avoid actually saying the word.



* TemptingFate

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* TemptingFateTemptingFate: Remarking that you're sure nothing bad will happen, only for the bad thing to happen right after you're done talking.



* ThatCameOutWrong

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* ThatCameOutWrongThatCameOutWrong: Character realizes to their mortification that they just said something that sounds unintentionally sleazy.



* ThatMakesMeFeelAngry

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* ThatMakesMeFeelAngryThatMakesMeFeelAngry: Character expresses emotions by stating how they feel.



* ThatWasNotADream

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* ThatWasNotADreamThatWasNotADream: Character talks about a dream they had and is then told that they weren't dreaming and what they described actually happened.


* DoNotTauntCthulhu

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* DoNotTauntCthulhuDoNotTauntCthulhu: A character mocks a being much more powerful than they are and suffers the consequences.



* DuckSeasonRabbitSeason
* DudeNotIronic
* DumbassHasAPoint

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* DuckSeasonRabbitSeason
DuckSeasonRabbitSeason: Winning an ArgumentOfContradictions by tricking the other person into switching sides of the argument.
* DudeNotIronic
DudeNotIronic: A character describes something as ironic when the situation isn't really an example of irony.
* DumbassHasAPointDumbassHasAPoint: The dumb character actually makes a valid point.



* EvilSoundsDeep
* EvilSoundsRaspy

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* EvilSoundsDeep
EvilSoundsDeep: Villains have deep voices.
* EvilSoundsRaspyEvilSoundsRaspy: Villains have raspy voices.



* FinalExchange

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* FinalExchangeFinalExchange: Replying to a person's last words.



* FirstNameUltimatum

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* FirstNameUltimatumFirstNameUltimatum: Hollering a person's first name to let them know that they are in big trouble.



* FreudianThreat

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* FreudianThreatFreudianThreat: Threatening to inflict an injury upon someone's private parts.



* FullNameUltimatum
* FunWithHomophones

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* FullNameUltimatum
FullNameUltimatum: Calling someone by their full name to let them know that they are in big trouble.
* FunWithHomophonesFunWithHomophones: Confusion between two different words that sound the same.



* HesitationEqualsDishonesty

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* HesitationEqualsDishonestyHesitationEqualsDishonesty: If a character hesitates before answering, it's a dead giveaway that they are lying.



* HypotheticalFightDebate

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* HypotheticalFightDebateHypotheticalFightDebate: A debate on who would win if two people or characters got into a fight.



* IgnoringBySinging

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* IgnoringBySingingIgnoringBySinging: A character covers their ears and sings to try and ignore a statement they don't like or don't want to hear.



* IHaveThisFriend

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* IHaveThisFriendIHaveThisFriend: A character asks for advice on how to deal with their problem, but claims that it's a friend of theirs who has the problem to avoid embarrassing themselves.



* ImpliedDeathThreat

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* ImpliedDeathThreatImpliedDeathThreat: Making an indirect threat to kill someone.



* InfoDump

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* InfoDumpInfoDump: Introducing the new characters as soon as they appear.



* InsultFriendlyFire
* InsultMisfire
* IntelligibleUnintelligible

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* InsultFriendlyFire
InsultFriendlyFire: Insult one person with an insult that unintentionally offends another person you didn't mean to insult because it also applies to them.
* InsultMisfire
InsultMisfire: A person gets insulted but misinterprets who the insult is aimed at.
* IntelligibleUnintelligibleIntelligibleUnintelligible: A character can only speak gibberish, but everyone else understands them perfectly.



* IsTheAnswerToThisQuestionYes
* ITakeOffenseToThatLastOne
* ItTastesLikeFeet

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* IsTheAnswerToThisQuestionYes
IsTheAnswerToThisQuestionYes: Responding to a yes or no question by asking another yes or no question that the other person should figure out has the same answer.
* ITakeOffenseToThatLastOne
ITakeOffenseToThatLastOne: A character has several insults thrown at them, but only gets offended or the most upset by the last and/or weakest of the insults.
* ItTastesLikeFeetItTastesLikeFeet: Remarking that food you just ate tastes awful by claiming it tastes like something gross.



* IWouldSayIfICouldSay

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* IWouldSayIfICouldSayIWouldSayIfICouldSay: A character remarks that they'd say a specific phrase were it not for one detail preventing the phrase from making any sense if they'd say it.



* LameComeback
* LameRhymeDodge

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* LameComeback
LameComeback: Someone insults you and you try to insult them back, but the insult you give stinks.
* LameRhymeDodgeLameRhymeDodge: Someone tries to cover up an insult by claiming to have said something that rhymes with the insult.



* LastSecondWordSwap

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* LastSecondWordSwapLastSecondWordSwap: Changing the last word you were going to say at the last minute.



* LaymansTerms
* LetUsNeverSpeakOfThisAgain

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* LaymansTerms
LaymansTerms: Explaining verbose vernacular in terms that less intelligent people will understand. In English, that means dumbing down big words so we know what the brainiac is talking about.
* LetUsNeverSpeakOfThisAgainLetUsNeverSpeakOfThisAgain: Characters make a vow that they'll never talk about this incident ever again.



* LiesToChildren

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* LiesToChildrenLiesToChildren: Someone lies to children.



* MadnessMantra

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* MadnessMantraMadnessMantra: A repeatedly spoken phrase that indicates insanity.



* MathematiciansAnswer

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* MathematiciansAnswerMathematiciansAnswer: An answer to a question that is technically correct, but doesn't really answer the question.



* MirrorMonologue

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* MirrorMonologueMirrorMonologue: Someone talks to themselves while looking in the mirror.



* MotiveRant
* MouthingTheProfanity

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* MotiveRant
MotiveRant: A character goes into a rant on why they're doing what they're doing.
* MouthingTheProfanityMouthingTheProfanity: Mouthing a swear word instead of actually saying it.



* MultipleLanguagesSameVoiceActor

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* MultipleLanguagesSameVoiceActorMultipleLanguagesSameVoiceActor: The dub versions of a work have one actor reprise their role in the different languages.



* MyFriendsAndZoidberg

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* MyFriendsAndZoidbergMyFriendsAndZoidberg: Excluding someone from a group after the impression is given that they were included in the group mentioned earlier.


* AirQuotes

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* AirQuotesAirQuotes: A gesture made by wiggling your index and middle fingers while saying a word to represent the word being sandwiched in quotations marks and to signify that the word is being used sarcastically.



* AlreadyTheCase

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* AlreadyTheCaseAlreadyTheCase: A request or threat turns out to have already been followed by the time the speaker finishes.



* {{Angrish}}

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* {{Angrish}}{{Angrish}}: A characters becomes so overwhelmed with anger that all they can say is gibberish and/or incomplete sentences.



* AnythingButThat
* ApologisesALot

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* AnythingButThat
AnythingButThat: A character pleads that they'll accept any punishment or torture except for this particular one.
* ApologisesALotApologisesALot: A character tends to apologize repeatedly.



* ArgumentOfContradictions

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* ArgumentOfContradictionsArgumentOfContradictions: Two characters enter an argument that amounts mainly to yelling each other's opinion or choice at one another.



* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking

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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalkingArsonMurderAndJaywalking: A list is ended with the weakest example for comic effect.



* AsTheGoodBookSays
* AstonishinglyAppropriateInterruption
* AtomicFBomb

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* AsTheGoodBookSays
AsTheGoodBookSays: Someone quotes the Bible.
* AstonishinglyAppropriateInterruption
AstonishinglyAppropriateInterruption: A character sees something that causes them to suddenly shout something while they were talking, but the abruptly hollered word just happens to be what they were probably going to say or at least makes sense as part of the interrupted sentence.
* AtomicFBombAtomicFBomb: Screaming the F-word.



* BackhandedApology

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* BackhandedApologyBackhandedApology: An apology that deflects the blame to the person being apologized to rather than sincerely admitting fault for doing the person wrong.



* BaitAndSwitchComment

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* BaitAndSwitchCommentBaitAndSwitchComment: It looks like they're saying that statement about one person or thing, but it turns out they meant another person or thing.



* BeamMeUpScotty

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* BeamMeUpScottyBeamMeUpScotty: An iconic catchphrase that either doesn't actually exist or is really a misquoted variant of what the character really said.



* BlatantLies
* BluntMetaphorsTrauma

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* BlatantLies
BlatantLies: Someone makes a statement that is obviously not true.
* BluntMetaphorsTraumaBluntMetaphorsTrauma: A foreign character misunderstands idioms and figures of speech or gets them wrong.



* BondOneLiner
* BreadEggsMilkSquick

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* BondOneLiner
BondOneLiner: Making a remark after having killed someone that makes light of their demise.
* BreadEggsMilkSquickBreadEggsMilkSquick: A mundane list ends with something weird or disturbing.



* CallingYourBathroomBreaks
* CantArgueWithElves

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* CallingYourBathroomBreaks
CallingYourBathroomBreaks: A character tells everyone else that they need to go to the bathroom.
* CantArgueWithElvesCantArgueWithElves: A species believes that their race is superior to all others and that therefore they are never wrong.



* CensorshipBySpelling

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* CensorshipBySpellingCensorshipBySpelling: Spelling out a word in hopes that someone hearing you won't notice the word being spelled.



* ChangeTheUncomfortableSubject
* ChewOutFakeOut

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* ChangeTheUncomfortableSubject
ChangeTheUncomfortableSubject: Changing the topic of conversation to try and avoid discussing something you'd rather not.
* ChewOutFakeOutChewOutFakeOut: A person looks like they're going to rebuke someone for doing something bad, but it then turns out that they're proud of what the person has done.



* ClusterFBomb

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* ClusterFBombClusterFBomb: Repeatedly saying "fuck".



* ConfusingMultipleNegatives

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* ConfusingMultipleNegativesConfusingMultipleNegatives: A character uses multiple negatives, making it confusing as to what they meant to say.



* ConstantlyCurious

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* ConstantlyCuriousConstantlyCurious: A character who doesn't stop asking questions.



* CoughSnarkCough

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* CoughSnarkCoughCoughSnarkCough: Coughing or pretending to cough in order to hide a rude remark or give the impression of hiding it without really intending to.



* CurseCutShort

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* CurseCutShortCurseCutShort: A character is interrupted or deliberately stops talking when they are about to swear.



* DamnedByFaintPraise

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* DamnedByFaintPraiseDamnedByFaintPraise: Insulting something by only praising a minor aspect.



* DiggingYourselfDeeper
* DisappointedByTheMotive

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* DiggingYourselfDeeper
DiggingYourselfDeeper: An attempt at saving face only makes you look even worse.
* DisappointedByTheMotiveDisappointedByTheMotive: Once you find out why the person did what they did, you're not impressed with the motivation.



* DistinctionWithoutADifference

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* DistinctionWithoutADifferenceDistinctionWithoutADifference: You insist that you're not X, you're just Y, but Y is essentially the same thing as X.



* DoIReallySoundLikeThat

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* DoIReallySoundLikeThatDoIReallySoundLikeThat: A character hears themselves speaking and is astonished at how they apparently sound.

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* ExpositionAlreadyCovered

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* YouKnowWhoSaidThat

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* AppealToFamilialWisdom

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* YoureNothingWithoutYourPhlebotinum

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* YouUsedToBeBetterSpeech

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* SorrowfulStutter

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* ReunionVow

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