[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."


"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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