Word for Word #40 Word Watch
In this episode of Word for Word, we discuss the new words that have caught our attention over the past few months. Get up to date with the words that are vying for a place on the Macquarie Dictionary Word of the Year shortlist.
Join us as we explore our language: the ways we use it, the ways we abuse it, and the ways we ultimately change it.
You can also explore the 'additional links' and definitions below to learn more about our favourite animal phrases.
Words & Definitions
Macquarie Dictionary definitions from this episode:
- main character syndrome
- vaccine passport
- vaccine nationalism
- virus cabinet
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