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The Voice Of The Gremlin

gremlin |ˈgremlin| noun informal an imaginary mischievous sprite regarded as responsible for an unexplained problem or fault, esp. a mechanical or electronic one: a gremlin in my computer omitted a line. • an unexplained problem or fault. ORIGIN 1940s: perhaps suggested by goblin.     The Gremlin is the inner voice that questions and micro-manages […]