Tag: UK politics
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Casper Grathwohl, our President of Dictionaries, takes us on a personal tour of the Word of the Year selection process, and why he’s particularly hopeful about this year’s choice: Lexicographers have long understood that the words we surround ourselves with can offer an insightful perspective into the societies we live in, and the people we […]more
When Daily Mail columnist Quentin Letts asked Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday evening if she was ‘a bit of a glumbucket’, confusion rippled through the ranks of supporters arrayed behind the prime minister. What exactly is a glumbucket? Could it have something to do with gutbucket, a raw, spirited style of jazz or blues? […]more