07 Feb 2018

51 Words for Emotions You’ve Felt but Never Knew What to Call

51 Words for Emotions You’ve Felt but Never Knew What to Call Sometimes I feel too much; I feel it all. Sometimes there’s not even words for how I feel (I know, right .. just imagine dating me!), apparently that’s called ‘Exulansis’ – when we feel more than we have the language to express. The…

29 Nov 2016

Dictionary.com’s 2016 Word of the Year: Xenophobia

According to Dictionary.com’s editors, this was a year that continually brought us back to fears about the “other.” The outlet has a unique position, as it’s a direct line to the public consciousness. Tons of data about the words people look up is at its disposal. And in 2016, one word used frequently reflected an unfortunate theme…