Reply To: Trigger words. Home › Welcome to the ADDitude Forums › For Adults › Trigger words. › Reply To: Trigger words. April 15, 2019 at 8:03 am #113975 Mel514Participant When people use the word “Kiddos” instead of kids or children. Kiddos is not a word. Kiddo is a nickname for one child…”Hey Kiddo!” it makes my skin crawl every time. This reply was modified 2 years, 3 months ago by Mel514.