prefix of the year (POTY) - smart

Ben Zimmer bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU
Sat Jan 14 22:32:26 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jan 14, 2012 at 10:28 PM, Laurence Horn wrote:
> Then there were those "smart bombs" so much in the news a few years
> back, which may have helped the metaphoricization process along.

See also Mark Peters' smart take on smart-words from 2010:


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