Our USn's will well know Ann Landers, who for over forty years (until her death last June) had a widely syndicated advice-column in the daily newspapers. Her daughter now sometimes appears her place, and in today's column coined a nice new word. The relevant part:
quote:As best I can tell this is a brand new coinage (akin to glitterati), and I like it! Hope it sticks!
Seen any good coinages lately? Perhaps we can collect them here as we spot them from time to time.
Well, wordnerd, first of all welcome to our interesting site.
I am not sure that this counts. However, I find the coinage of "to Google", or the verb form of Google, quite common these days. Some people actually use the term for other types of search engines. So--I am going to go google up some new words now.....!