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daymare

[dey-mair] /ˈdeɪˌmɛər/
noun
1.
a distressing experience, similar to a bad dream, occurring while one is awake.
2.
an acute anxiety attack.
Origin of daymare
1730-1740
First recorded in 1730-40; day + (night)mare
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