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# word of the year

Last year
‘Rizz’ named Oxford’s Word of the Year for 2023
AI named Word of the Year by Collins Dictionary
All time
Collins Dictionary names ‘permacrisis’ word of the year for 2022
Collins Dictionary crowns 'NFT' as Word Of The Year
Cambridge Dictionary reveals its word of the year for 2021
The Cambridge Dictionary's Word of the Year is... 'quarantine'
Collins Dictionary names ‘lockdown’ its Word of the Year for 2020
Non-binary pronoun 'they' named word of the year by Merriam-Webster dictionary
Collins Dictionary recognises 'non-binary' and names 'climate strike' as Word of the Year
The Oxford Dictionary's word of the year is... 'Youthquake'
Brexit beats Trumpism and throwing shade to be named 'word of the year'
The Oxford Dictionary's word of the year isn't a word... it's an emoji
Oxford Dictionary have named the bloody 'cry laughing' emoji the word of 2015
'Vape' named Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year, beating out 'bae' and 'indyref'
'Selfie' is the international word of the year, so here are our selfies of the year