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Unlike inchange was no longer a campaign slogan. In the past two years, has there been enough change? Everything After Z by Dictionary.

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Tergiversate means “to change repeatedly one’s attitude or opinions with respect to a cause, subject, etc. This rare word was chosen to represent because it described so much of the world around us.

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.

It is an opportunity for brwn to reflect on the language and ideas that represented each year. Despite being chosen as the Word of the Year, xenophobia is not to be celebrated. If we do, then we are all complicit. Privacy We got serious in We must not let this continue to be the norm.

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Has there been too much? Fear of the “other” was a huge theme infrom Brexit to President Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric. Start your day with weird words, fun quizzes, and language stories.

Meanwhile, many Americans continue to face change in their homes, bank accounts and jobs.

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