Which word would you choose to define 2020?

Which word would you choose to define 2020? 1


The Oxford English Dictionary was unable to select one word for their 'word of the year' for 2020. John Vennavally-Rao reports.

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25 Comments on "Which word would you choose to define 2020?"

  1. How about deception?

    • There has been an enormous increase in the amount of misinformation being spread through comments by bots and trolls, this is true.

    • @Spencer CCFT The misinformation is being spread by msm and corrected in the comments.

    • Jonathan GREATCANADADIANCCPCRUSHER | November 24, 2020 at 9:54 AM | Reply

      Skam demek

    • @James Ray I’m not sure “correction” is the right term so much as “deception by trolls and bot commenters or victims of that misinformation.” You can tell by these supposed “corrections” and their relationship with calls to war.

  2. Abdabs.

  3. TOTAL LAWLESSNESS …to prepare the way for the coming of the “Lawless One” , as the Bible calls the anti-christ.

  4. Lying like Trump

  5. Chris Michalkow | November 24, 2020 at 9:17 AM | Reply

    Completedeception! By the GOVERNMENT’S!

  6. Hujek Kurwinski | November 24, 2020 at 9:23 AM | Reply


  7. Somebody have no humanity.


  8. Looks like “tyranny” will be the winner

  9. Authoritarianism

  10. Overproud.

  11. I’ll never understand why incel shut-ins are so offended by a lockdown.

  12. Fearmongering.

  13. Biden’s inauguration will be a big superspreader but who cares!!!

  14. Propaganda

  15. I like CLUSTERF**K

  16. Terrorism

  17. one word: Disturbing.

  18. Call Me Ishmael | November 24, 2020 at 4:47 PM | Reply

    What defines 2020?

    Mass hysteria and mass psychosis.

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