WORDS OF THE YEAR

WORDS OF THE YEAR 2022 CHOSEN BY WORLD’S TOP DICTIONARIES

Published By Livemint | 28 Nov, 2022

World’s top lexicons have announced their Word of the Year

Oxford has left it on people, as they can vote for the Word of the Year till 2 Dec

Here is the list of buzz words of the year 2022

Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year  means manipulation of a person leading to self-doubt

Gaslighting

Cambridge’s Word of the Year 2022 is an informal American English term for home run in baseball

Homer

Collins’ Word of the Year 2022 means extended instability due to catastrophic events

Permacrisis

The word is the first contender in Oxford’s Word of the Year 2022 race

Metaverse

This word means, to align views to a person or cause, and is another option for Oxford’s Word of the Year

#Istandwith

Third contender for Word of the Year race refers to the rejection of societal expectations put on oneself

Goblin mode