Daily Diversion: The Most Looked-Up Words On The New York Times

Words, words, words! We love 'em as much as the next person, but were shocked to see how many NYT words we didn't actually know on their list of Most Looked-Up Words from their website. If you do have an inchoate vocabulary and haven't yet indulged in the profligacy of our English language, we suggest you take a look at this list sui generis. But uh—just so we get things straight. Baldenfreude is a ersatz Maureen Dowd word, so don't bother checking your Merriam Webster. Whew. (Buzzfeed)

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