[Ads-l] genocidaire

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Thu Jul 9 13:49:38 UTC 2015


NPR used this word in a story last night. My online OED is temporarily
inaccessible, so I haven't checked it. Tough.

GB has French cites back to 1977, but English only from 1995.

The NPR journalist pronounced it in thoroughly anglicized fashion, rather
like "millionaire."

JL

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