• Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017: ‘Feminism'

    7 monthes ago - By National Post

    NEW YORK - This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is “feminism.”
    Yes, it's been a big year or two or 100 for the word. In 2017, lookups for feminism increased 70 per cent over 2016 on Merriam-Webster.com and spiked several times after key events, lexicographer Peter Sokolowski, the company's editor at large, told The Associated Press ahead of Tuesday's annual word reveal.
    There was the Women's March on Washington in January, along with sister demonstrations around the globe. And heading into the year was Democrat Hillary Clinton's presidential...
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  • Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017: 'Feminism'

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

    7 monthes ago - By News OK

    NEW YORK - This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism.
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  • Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017: ‘Feminism'

    Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017: ‘Feminism'

    7 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    NEW YORK - This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is “feminism.” Yes, it's been a big year or two or 100 for the word. In 2017, lookups for feminism increased 70 percent over 2016 on Merriam-Webster.com and spiked several times after key events, lexicographer...
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