Dictionary.com's Word of the Year for 2019 is 'existential', and same

Dictionary.com's Word of the Year for 2019 is 'existential', and same

Dictionary.com announced its 2019 Word of the Year today, and it is a big mood.

The website has chosen the word “existential”, as in “existential crisis” or “existential dread” — two things the vast majority of us are likely intimately familiar with regardless of whether we’ve ever used either phrase before.

Dictionary.com gives two definitions of “existential”: “of or relating to existence” and “of, relating to, or characteristic of philosophical existentialism; concerned with the nature of human existence as determined by the individual’s freely made choices.”

According to the site, a lot of people were concerned with the nature of human existence this year. Read more…

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Dictionary.com's Word of the Year for 2019 is 'existential', and same