Every year we say ‘Hello’ to hundreds of new words but it looks like 2016 was extra generous to Merriam-Webster because thye just added 2,000 words and phrases to their dictionary!
Athleisure: noun Casual clothing designed to be worn both for exercising and for general use
Revenge Porn: noun Sexually explicit images of a person posted online without that person’s consent especially as a form of revenge or harassment
FOMO: noun Fear of missing out
Cisgender: noun Someone whose internal sense of gender corresponds with the sex the person was identified as having at birth
Nomophobia: Noun Fear of being without access to a working cell phone
Do YOU use any of these in your everyday life??
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