Word of the Year 2021 | Vote now!
Word of the Year 2021 | Shortlist
The Word of the Year category is...
- Agriculture - related to farming practices, equipment and produce.
- Arts - including literature, film, fine arts and music.
- Business - associated with finance and corporations.
- Colloquial - informal and slang language.
- Communication - how we talk, write and interact with each other.
- COVID-19 - related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Eating and drinking - food, beverages and cooking.
- Environment - the natural world, and our effect on it.
- Fashion - clothing, accessories and trends.
- General interest - everything else!
- Health - medical, psychological and well-being.
- Internet - online terminology.
- Politics - government and elections.
- Social interest - human interactions, families and relationships.
- Sport - exercise, physical and mental competitions.
- Technology - computers, robotics and machinery.
Word for Word #42 The 50 words project
A ruby-dazzler of an anniversary
- Brut champagne
- 1 tbsp mango juice
- Dash of Angostura bitters
- Dash of Grand Marnier
- Whole strawberry, leaves attached, floating (the ‘green’ aspect)
- Mint (optional additional ‘green’ aspect)
"More Than Words: The Making of the Macquarie Dictionary"
A quick look at the Macquarie Atlas of Indigenous Australia
Lacking lustre or brightness; dull.
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