A History: Dictionary.com’s Word of the Year
Change It wasn't trendy , funny, nor was it coined on Twitter , but we thought change told a real story about how our users defined We got serious in Sign up for our Newsletter! Our Word of the Year was exposure , which highlighted the year's Ebola virus outbreak, shocking acts of violence both abroad and in the US, and widespread theft of personal information. Here's an excerpt from our Word of the Year announcement in Xenophobia In , we selected xenophobia as our Word of the Year. Our Word of the Year in reflected the many facets of identity that surfaced that year.
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We must not let this continue to be the norm. Has there been too much? Privacy We got serious in We got serious in Tergiversate This rare word was chosen to represent because it described so much of the world around us.
Description: From the pervading sense of vulnerability surrounding Ebola to the visibility into acts of crime or misconduct that ignited critical conversations about race, gender, and violence, various senses of exposure were out in the open this year. Despite being chosen as the Word of the Year, xenophobia is not to be celebrated. And so, we named tergiversate the Word of the Year. Privacy We got serious in Fear of the "other" was a huge theme in , from Brexit to President Donald Trump's campaign rhetoric.