In Time And Space: 'Existential' Named Dictionary.Com's Word Of 2019The site's senior research editor, John Kelly, says lookup spikes occurred throughout the year when news events were framed in existential terms.
Stan, EGOT, Swole, Among New Words In Merriam-Webster Dictionary
U.S. University's 44th List Of Words It Would Like To BanishA university in Michigan has come out with its 44th annual list of words nominated for banishment.
'Feminism' Named Merriam-Webster's Word Of The Year For 2017This may or may not come as a surprise, but Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism." It has been a big year or two or 100 for the word.
Ghosting, Shade, Microaggression Hit Merriam-Webster WebsiteIn addition to elevating "surreal" in 2016 to word of the year, the dictionary company on Tuesday added about 1,000 new words and new definitions to existing listings on its website, Merriam-webster.com.
Dictionary Folk At Merriam-Webster Sum Up 2016: SurrealWas 2016 a dream or a nightmare? Try something in between: "surreal," which is Merriam-Webster's word of the year, unveiled Monday.
2015 List Of Words That Should Be BannedSo, a Michigan university has decided, without holding a presser, that about a dozen words and phrases are problematic and should be banned. And there are no plans to walk it back even if the announcement breaks the internet.
Vandals Tag W.T. White High School With Vulgar GraffitiA couple of W.T. White students were caught on-camera vandalizing their own high school during the holiday weekend.
Dadisms - The Things Fathers Come Up With When They Run Out of WordsDads are known for saying some pretty memorable things and sometimes we often find ourselves repeating the same lines to our own kids or in our daily lives. Here's a list of the more memorable things that only would come from dad, called simply dadisms.