After surveying the newest additions to esteemed dictionaries, along with the latest in social media slang and lifestyle trends, Glo rounded up the 19 must-know words of 2012. Stop worrying about your floordrobe, take off your shooties, sit back and prepare for an amazeballs experience that’s anything but meh.
I like most of them, especially “brain cramp“:
#1 baby-lag: We haven’t seen Alice since she gave birth. Blame it on baby-lag.
#2 boyf: This is our fifth date, which means he might be my boyf.
#3 brain cramp: This 30-pager on neurotransmitters is giving me the biggest brain cramp ever.
#4 First World Problem: She’s going to spend six weeks on Maui, but all the bungalows at the hotel were booked, so she had to take a suite. Total #FirstWorldProblem.
#5 floordrobe: I so need to clean my room—it has become a total floordrobe.
#6 Frankenstorm: With global warming, there could be more Frankenstorms in our future. <====== a very common coined word after Storm Sandy
#7 hangery: WHERE IS THAT PIZZA WE ORDERED AN HOUR AGO… I AM SO HANGRY!!!!!
#8 man cave (mantuary or manspace): Where’s Doug? Oh, right, in his man cave, as always.
#9 meh: Have you met Suzy’s new boyfriend? Very meh.
#10 mommy porn: 50 Shades of Grey is the ultimate mommy porn.
#11 nomophobia: If you can’t go a night without your phone, you might have a serious case of nomophobia.
#12 mwahahah: You haven’t seen the last of me… mwahahaha!
#13 PANK: My sister just had a baby. Guess that makes me a PANK. <======= PANK stands for “professional aunt no kids”
#14 photobomb: Is that thumb man in your picture? He totally photobombed you.
#15 shootie: At the spring runway shows, it was all about the shootie.