metltzi's term carrd
terms coined by the ClusterHug Chronicles (us!)
please DM us on Discord (clusterhug#8056) before adding our terms to wikis, dictionaries, or bot glossaries and use this carrd as the source.
a plural system caused or influenced by the system's OCD
a compulsion in which one reads traumatizing or traumatic written works, feeling unable to close them out or stop reading before finishing them or feeling like they've completed their task
Color Neurotic (Coleurotic)
a label modifier for people with color- and lighting-related obsessions and compulsions
a label modifier for people with sexual and sex-related obsessions
a shortened form of the modifier bubblegum neurotic
a label modifier for people with religious and moral obsessions
a shortened form of the modifier ethereal neurotic
a label modifier for people with skin-picking and hair-pulling compulsions
a shortened form of the modifier fingertip neurotic
a label modifier for people with number- and counting-related obsessions and compulsions
a shortened form of the modifier numeral neurotic
a label modifier for people with symmetry obsessions and ordering and arranging compulsions
a shortened form of the modifier uniform neurotic
a label modifier for people with eating- and food-related compulsions
a shortened form of the modifier teeth neurotic
(coined by the Birds cluster)
a cluster that either doubles as or overlaps a lot with a family or feeling of family
(coined by the Red Robin Subsystem)
a system or member group with many or an infinite number of "versions" of the same member or source without them being facets. could include doubles, snapshots, altives, etc. may or may not make up the entirety of the system or group.
(coined for The Aces, an interwhirl in our system)
a term for a group that is partly exomember(s) but also has intramember(s)
also Whirlsystem and Whirl Cluster
the opposite of an exomember; a system member who is decidedly IN the system, rather than someone who sort of leans in through the window; exists within or interacts with a system and is considered a system member
(coined by the Birds cluster)
an introject of a comic book hero, villain, vigilante, anti-hero, sidekick, etc.
(coined by Incubus in RADIO FRIENDLY UNIT SHIFTER and Pretty in our system)
an introject/introtive sourced from a music album or EP
a system member who is not an introject.
Origins and Functions
a xeno-origin for systems or headmates formed or strongly influenced by being asexual or on the asexual spectrum.
a system or headmate formed out of apathy
a xeno-origin for systems or headmates formed or strongly influenced by being aromantic or on the aromantic spectrum.
a fuck-you origin term exclusive to Crabber users. intended to be used by those who made the decision to stop labeling their origin because of Crabber, but open to any systems/plurals (that use Crabber)!
(coined by us, Seraph System, Wayward Tides System, and Rust&Stardust System - DM if names are outdated)
an origin term for members who were created or willed into existence in some way or other, whether intentionally or not
coined as alternatives to parogenic and willogenic
a xeno-origin relating to dragons. could have been formed from or heavily influenced by being dragonkin or due to dragon-related hyperfixations but not limited to that.
subterm of pathegenic for both sympathy and empathy
subterm of pathegenic for empathy
subterm of spitegenic for spite towards those inside of the system
a system that began as a singlet but became median as people told them they were a system
a system that began as a singlet but became a partitionary/multiple system as people told them they were a system
a system that began as a partitionary/multiple system but became median as others told them they were median or a singlet
a system that began as median but became a partitionary/multiple system as others told them they were partitionary
a system or headmate formed, found, or revealed during a quest of identity discovery
subterm of spitegenic for spite towards those outside of the system
a system or headmate formed out of empathy and/or sympathy
a system or headmate formed in some way from the concept of sub-personalities.
a xeno-origin for systems or headmates formed or strongly influenced by being queer/lgbtq+.
a system or headmate formed out of some form of identity questioning
a system that were already plural but either became more distinct or gained more members as a result of being told they were a system
an origin term for a system or headmate formed out of spite
subterm of pathegenic for sympathy
system or headmate with origins in some way tied to trichotillomania and/or trichophagia.
(coined by the Birds cluster)
a system formed, partially formed, or influenced by OCD
(coined by Lemon for Gee)
an alternate term for anxiety alter; a headmate whose role is related to anxiety but who isn’t the holder of it
a system member whose role is to handle technology and internet, typically in the sense of fixing and working around problems.
(coined in part by 012 and with help from Luci (singlet))
a term for a collective that are nearly all non-spiritual but have a small number of headmates with spiritual origins who are the reason they are not entirely non-spiritual
Voluntary Attraction/Arcane Attraction
the ability to voluntarily alter or tweak one's attraction to be more or less like the attraction one would experience towards a partner (be that romantic, queerplatonic, etc.)
(coined by and for Stray as a personal label, but anyone can use it if they connect to more than a few traits of it)
darkness, shadows, nighttime; Gotham City and Her sentience; walking through the shadows with a camera; being absorbed into the shadows or fading out of them; being a cryptid; being seen or interpreted as a spirit or ghost; being an observer, waiting for the right opportunity to strike; being a silent protector, a watchman, waiting to help when the moment is right; cloaks, capes, and hoods; dark alleys at nighttime with shadows blanketing them; being a silent companion to the dangerous people who hunt in the night; becoming the way one is perceived
(coined by multiple members including Isadora)
a xenogender relating to flannel shirts (flannels), being queer and unashamed, queer film theory and similar theory, queer representation, being trans, and the colors purple and brown.
human in a nonhuman way; human but not
having an undefinable species due to the influences of one's plurality on one's alterhuman identity
having an undefinable species due to the influence of one's queerness on one's alterhuman identity
a phenomenon where (body) memories, rather than being visual snippets, sounds, and so on, are organized as lists and descriptions
intended for systems and people with OCD but other circumstances can work as well
the "file (folder)" for an event, time period, person, location, etc.
an item in a memory file
a list or collection of related memory files