Dictionary.com’s word of the year sums up what a shocker 2016 has been

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Dictionary.com’s word of the year sums up what a shocker 2016 has been
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We all knew the word of the year wasn’t exactly going to be ‘unicorns’ – not in a year marked by Brexit, the rise of Trump and the death of every celebrity we ever loved.

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So it wasn’t exactly a surprise that Dictionary.com has picked a much, much more depressing word – ‘xenophobia’.

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