Word of the year
From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
The word(s) of the year, sometimes capitalized as "Word(s) of the Year" and abbreviated "WOTY" (or "WotY"), refers to any of various assessments as to the most important word(s) or expression(s) in the public sphere during a specific year.
- Language Report from Oxford University Press
- List of Merriam–Webster's Words of the Year
- Kanji of the year