Writing & Editing What’s the ugliest-sounding English word? Do the words phlegm and pus make your skin crawl? MyRaganites offer their choices for the most repulsive word. By Roula Amire@chicagocommsJan. 5, 2011 SHARE Not long ago, we asked MyRaganites and Ragan.com readers what they thought the most beautiful-sounding English word was, and they offered us many choices. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.