Macquarie Dictionary Word of the Year
Committee's Choice and People's Choice announced!
Posted on 23 November 2016
You can find out more about how and why this word was chosen at our news page.
The People's Choice Word of the Year 2016 goes to halal snack pack! Honorable mentions go to alt-right and fake news. You can find out more about these words and comments from Susan Butler, The Editor here.
The Committee's top 15 are as below.
Download the Committee's Choice top 15 shortlist as text or images. You can also access a longer list of 75 words that the Committee were provided here.