Saturday, December 29, 2012

Neologism

Neologism [ nee-OL-uh’-jiz-uh’ m ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a new word or expression
2. creating or using new words
3. creating a new meaning for an established word
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 He spoke several words I had never heard of and I assumed them to be neologisms.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 One hallmark of a technology that's not ready for prime time is the great number of neologisms it spawns.