Jan 1 2012

2012 List of Banned Words

Which words and terms were overused in 2011?  Which words would you ban from usage in 2012?  The staff at Lake Superior State University compile their annual list of banished words for your review.   We all like Top 10 Lists and this one is no exception except there are twelve banished words.  So refresh your vocabulary for 2012 and find new ways to express yourself without using words from this list.

Here are the 2012 Banished Words and Terms for your review:

·         Amazing

·         Baby Bump

·         Shared Sacrifice

·         Occupy

·         Blowback

·         Man Cave

·         The New Normal

·         Pet Parent

·         Win the Future

·         Trickeration

·         Ginormous

·         Thank you in Advance

Which word would you ban in 2012?

 

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