[Ads-l] extremist-adjacent

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sat Jan 30 12:04:20 UTC 2021

Deadline White House, MSNBC:

"How sort of extremist-adjacent some of [the members of Congress] were."

Another one of those lexicosyntactical shortcuts. Cf. "food-insecure,"
"shovel-ready," etc.

"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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