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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of inventing a word or phrase; A newly invented word or phrase.

Usage examples (34)
  • For all that your neologism is pungent and to the point.
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  • Kendrick has a lengthy discussion of "pornography" as a nineteenth-century neologism from the Greek: "writing by or about whores."
  • One wonders how long this freshly-coined neologism will survive. for more
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