9 February 2023

Oxford Word of the year: Slang term ‘goblin mode’ takes the title



Oxford Dictionary has picked its word of the year – and it is the slang term 'goblin mode’. It's a type of behaviour, which is 'self-indulgent, lazy, or greedy, in a way that rejects social norms'. 2022 is the first time the winner has been determined by a public vote. Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett went to Oxford to find out. Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/ Check out our Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/aljazeeraenglish/ #OxfordDictionary #WordOfTheYear2022 #GoblinMode
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