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.

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.

The overwhelming response raised the question, what’s the ugliest-sounding? Could it be nostril, vomit or sewage? Once again, MyRaganites’ suggestions didn’t disappoint.

We couldn’t help but notice the words are associated with something unpleasant save for one exception (petunia). Take a look and add your own.

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