A History: Dictionary.com’s Word of the Year
We must not let this continue to be the norm. Tergiversate means "to change repeatedly one's attitude or opinions with respect to a cause, subject, etc. If we do, then we are all complicit. Bluster In a year known for the Occupy movement and what became known as the Arab Spring, our lexicographers chose bluster as their Word of the Year for Meanwhile, many Americans continue to face change in their homes, bank accounts and jobs. Despite being chosen as the Word of the Year, xenophobia is not to be celebrated. Everything After Z by Dictionary.
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Here's an excerpt from our Word of the Year announcement in In the past two years, has there been enough change? 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. Racial identity also held a lot of debate in , after Rachel Dolezal, a white woman presenting herself as a black woman, said she identified as biracial or transracial. 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.
Description: In the past two years, has there been enough change? Has there been too much? Despite being chosen as the Word of the Year, xenophobia is not to be celebrated. Here's what we had to say about exposure in Our Word of the Year in reflected the many facets of identity that surfaced that year.