Archive for the ‘vocabulary – words’ Category

What word annoys you the most?

December 20, 2017

Marist Poll releases 2017 list … mine wasn’t on it.


Every year, the Marist Poll conducts a survey to ID the word that most annoys Americans.

For the 9th consecutive year, this year’s winner: ‘whatever…’.

According to the folks at Marist, ‘whatever’ first gained infamy about 20 years ago  in the movie Clueless.


Here are the runners-up and my pick ….