which words entered the lexicon the year you were born?

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TOS
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terms from my year included angel dust, crystal meth and sudden infant death syndrome

how 'bout you?
juice Inadvertently correct
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autoerotic asphyxiation

lude

televangelist

bikini wax
TOS
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juice posted:
autoerotic asphyxiation

lude

televangelist

bikini wax


those are all basically synonyms
Pariah Know Your Enemy
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Selected words for 1958:
beatnik
bigfoot
cross-train
game show
genetic code
ion engine
microelectronics
prequel
sex kitten
software
tailgate party
thalidomide
transaxle
uptime
Old Yoda agitator
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Very appropriately: acetylcholinesterase
justine Elitist Beer Lover
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Double digit
oral sex
personal computer
sock puppet
phencyclidine (i didn't know this had been around that long)

The list is really long LOL
C. Ives Lacks Critical stick fiddling Thinking
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acquaintance rape
clicker
closeted
gotcha
Internet
kneecapping
Moonie
STD
string cheese
touch screen
justine Elitist Beer Lover
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Kneecapping LOL
obvs precoupado
Send private message
phone sex
G-spot
skanky
dv
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AIDS, RU-486, Rust Belt, and face-plant. Yay, I guess?
Dan Airman Dan
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maurvir Steamed meat popsicle
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adult-onset diabetes
airball
air-kiss
alternative rock
analyte
angel-hair pasta
antigen-presenting cell
anti-macho
antinuke
antischizophrenic
ATM
macnuke Afar
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Byte
antimissile
central processing unit
fiber optics
desanctify
dirty bomb
event horizon
first strike
gobsmacked
green card
margarita <-- fancy that.
rock and roller
snooze button
turing test
ultra hip

and sadly enough..... country rock.

welcome to 1956
augmented reality
buzzkill
HTML
LGBT studies
man cave
pda
meh
Deconstruction
Deep throat
Soccer mom
Radical cleavage
Rock shrimp
Detox
String theory
Metacell Chocolate Brahma
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1970:
Agent Orange
anxiety disorder
bad hair day
bummed
chimichanga
control freak
guilt trip
labradoodle
microaggression
newbie
power up
pro-life
punk rock
spork
survivalist
whistle blower
white nationalist
x-rated
Donkey Butter jerk face
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halfpipe
paragliding
tinseltown
sticky note
control key
anti-aliasing
megadeal
nanostructure
justine Elitist Beer Lover
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I didn't realize Labradoodle had been around so long.
dv
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justine posted:
I didn't realize Labradoodle had been around so long.

Isn't it just what happens when a lab and a poodle get busy? Basically as soon as those breeds existed, it was guaranteed we'd need a word to describe the result. Same with puggle.
Metacell Chocolate Brahma
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We could have had poodradors instead.
macnuke Afar
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Metacell posted:
We could have had poodradors instead.


when they hit a certain size.. they are anyway.
gd Hero of Twilight
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  • booty call ;)
  • cybersurfer
  • cyclospora
  • digital video disc
  • dissociative identity disorder
  • dragonfruit
  • DVD
  • dwarf planet
  • e-commerce
  • fashionista
  • game changer
  • keylogger
  • neonicotinoid
  • webpage
  • web site
  • webmaster
  • yottabite
  • zettabite

There's a few more that I didn't feel like listing.
mmaverick my steady systematic decline
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Séamas Honorary Consul General
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1967 no surprises:
psychedelic
speed freak
zonked out
doobie
THC
cannabinoid
flower child


1967 surprises:
fanny pack
humongous
networking
sports drink
supermodel
aerobics
yada yada
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which words entered the lexicon the year you were born?