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Here's What Would Happen If Product Names Were As Literal As 'Toothbrush'

03/12/2015 12:07 pm ET | Updated Mar 12, 2015
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Everybody knows what a toothbrush is. It's right there in the name. So what would happen if other products were named so literally?

A recent thread on Reddit asked this very question. Here are some of our favorite suggestions:

Rain box

shower

Torso shorts

vest

Nocturnal head support unit

pillow

Writing stick

pencil

Air pusher

fan

Drink pipe

straw

Electric broom

vacuum

Time/money exchange center

office

Arm clock

watch

Pancake turner

spatula

Hand shoes

gloves

Sacks of breath

balloons

Crapkins

toilet paper

Half pants

shorts

Metal paper

aluminum foil

Bullet launcher

gun

Phone money

cell phone batteryMore commonly known as cell phone battery.

Yarn shirt

sweater

Skytrain

airbus

Breast holders

bra

Carhole

garage

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