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New Words - What Decade Made It Popular

allenaAllena on 05/21/2007

NewWordsWhatDecadeMadeItPopular Photo When did Random House Webster's College Dictionary add this word? From just the decade, pick the new word or phrase that made it into the dictionary. You do not need to know the year, just the decade. All decades can be verified at:

This quiz should be a lot of fun as you notice words that were invented by our culture ... already more than Shakespeare invented.

HINT: If it is scientific or computer oriented, the answer is possibly a decade later than you thought. (A-bomb = '40s) If it is pop culture, the answer is possibly a decade earlier than you thought. (Computerize = '50s) If you got either of those ... you will do well. This quiz is Sploofactorproof!
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Difficulty:  Very Difficult
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