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word of the year

Shobhaa De | Word of Year: Where there is no fizz, there’s no ‘Rizz’…

For now, I’m stuck on the word “Rizz”, short for charisma, charm or seduction

16 Dec 2023 12:48 AM

Raj Mohan Tella | Are smart words keeping you company?

Words, narratives and the meanings associated with them — all are important to brand messaging

30 Dec 2020 7:36 AM

'Single-use' is Collins' 2018 word of the year

Word, which means made to be used only once, came into being as more people are getting aware of the damage caused by plastic waste.

08 Nov 2018 9:04 AM

'Feminism' Merriam-Webster's 2017 word of the year

Merriam–Webster’s Word of the Year is a quantitative measure of interest in a particular word.

12 Dec 2017 4:06 PM

'Fake news' named as word of the year for 2017

Defined as “false, often sensational, information disseminated under the guise of news reporting”, fake news takes over from Brexit.

02 Nov 2017 8:36 PM