Newspaper report on WOTY
James A. Landau
JJJRLandau at AOL.COM
Sat Jan 17 19:48:29 UTC 2004
Philadelphia Inquirer, January 15, 2004, page E2 column 1
Main headline "What's the god word? It's 'metrosexual'
Subhead over the main headline "A Boston society picks the top term for
by Alfred Lubrano. No wire service indicators.
"_Metrosexual_ is the Word of the Year 2003, as chosen by the American
Dialect Society. The word refers to a fashion-conscious heterosexual male.
"The good and worthy word-pickers at the Boston society---which has
been choosing a word of the year since the late 19th century---thought that the
noun most signified 2003.
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