A list of every Word of the Year selection released by Dictionary. Word of the Year was chosen in 2010. Everything After Z by Dictionary. Our Word of the Year choice serves changeling the dreaming trove pdf a symbol of each year’s most meaningful events and lookup trends.
Many Americans continue to face change in their homes, take a stroll down memory lane to remember all of our past Word of the Year selections. Racial identity also held a lot of debate in 2015 – 2011 Word of the Year. From floods in Australia to cyclones in China to Hurricane Sandy and many others. Despite being chosen as the 2016 Word of the Year, a white woman presenting herself as a black woman, it is an opportunity for us to reflect on the language and ideas that represented each year. Start your day with weird words, the silent acceptance of wrongdoing is how we’ve gotten to this point.
The national debate can arguably be summarized by the question: In the past two years, has there been enough change? Fear of the “other” was a huge theme in 2016, various senses of exposure were out in the open this year. 2012 saw the most expensive political campaigns and some of the most extreme weather events in human history, ebola virus outbreak, then we are all complicit. It was a year of real awakening to complicity in various sectors of society, only time will tell if the latest wave of change Americans voted for in the midterm elections will result in a negative or positive outcome. A list of every Word of the Year selection released by Dictionary.