Word Spy - Top 100
The list below shows the top 100 Word Spy words (as measured by page views) from the past seven days (July 22, 2014 to July 29, 2014).
 Rank   Previous  WordPosted On
1 2 canvas fingerprinting July 23, 2014
2 4 scanxiety July 24, 2014
3 - jerktech July 25, 2014
4 - poor door July 29, 2014
5 8 summer melt July 16, 2014
6 40 nerdsplaining June 27, 2014
7 3 parasite building July 22, 2014
8 11 sapiosexual December 7, 2012
9 17 jigsaw family September 19, 2013
10 5 pinkification July 17, 2014
11 1 dogochondriac July 18, 2014
12 7 couch-cushion change July 15, 2014
13 10 MAMIL July 11, 2014
14 12 metrosexual September 4, 2002
15 9 fauxsumerism July 8, 2014
16 13 promposal July 10, 2014
17 6 precrastinator July 9, 2014
18 16 ad creep June 14, 2000
19 18 NASCAR effect June 1, 2001
20 19 T-shaped October 8, 2003
21 20 wet signature April 10, 2000
22 24 phishing August 1, 2003
23 23 chiclet December 14, 2005
24 33 Google bombing May 21, 2002
25 22 google April 12, 2001
26 32 crowdfunding July 1, 2008
27 35 data shadow July 19, 2001
28 14 yacht rock July 4, 2014
29 47 Stendhal's syndrome April 1, 2003
30 29 retrosexual October 6, 2004
31 31 camgirl October 23, 2002
32 97 ignoranus December 3, 2002
33 37 soft power July 8, 2002
34 53 earworm March 12, 2003
35 48 flash mob July 14, 2003
36 59 post-gay June 23, 1998
37 15 Sideways effect July 3, 2014
38 27 tweetup June 11, 2008
39 30 greengrocers' apostrophe August 7, 2000
40 49 pomosexual November 11, 2003
41 88 patent troll August 13, 2003
42 43 Lycra lout February 23, 2011
43 77 lake lice July 9, 1998
44 73 glasshole February 13, 2014
45 60 Generation Y November 3, 1999
46 32 killer litter October 6, 2002
47 76 chemofog November 18, 2009
48 39 torch-and-pitchfork March 17, 2009
49 75 Lake Wobegon effect August 15, 2003
50 73 Generation D January 17, 2001
51 60 BANANA February 19, 1999
52 88 previvor December 14, 2006
53 41 drink the Kool-Aid October 27, 1998
54 42 bucket list November 10, 2010
55 88 cankle February 23, 2005
56 68 darknet August 28, 2003
57 64 watercooler effect June 10, 2002
58 75 data exhaust December 9, 2010
59 72 bluejacking November 21, 2003
60 89 masstige December 15, 2003
61 85 lifestreaming November 6, 2007
62 90 dataveillance June 13, 2001
63 77 clickbait January 29, 2000
64 51 beanpole family May 23, 2002
65 43 social networking January 12, 2004
66 94 range anxiety July 30, 2010
67 83 vape July 7, 2010
68 92 black-hole resort January 18, 2012
69 79 heteroflexible February 11, 2004
70 57 stans October 25, 2001
71 66 time confetti June 25, 2014
72 50 sock puppet September 25, 2006
73 65 bacronym September 9, 1997
74 54 gaydar October 11, 1996
75 54 nomophobia February 21, 2012
76 28 geriaction January 17, 2014
77 82 Anglosphere March 13, 2003
78 97 SWEDOW March 18, 2011
79 62 narb September 27, 2011
80 25 IRB laundering July 1, 2014
81 67 staycation May 26, 2008
82 90 desire line January 8, 2003
83 89 go commando April 9, 2001
84 38 gerbil tube February 12, 1996
85 98 Frankenfood May 5, 1996
86 77 digital tattoo May 20, 2014
87 51 toebesity May 30, 2014
88 73 godcasting June 15, 2006
89 - playlist anxiety November 17, 2005
90 81 retrofuturism December 13, 2000
91 74 diff-ability July 1, 2002
92 82 clicktivism May 28, 2014
93 74 sleep camel May 19, 1999
94 50 door May 15, 2001
95 10 homeless deterrent June 26, 2014
96 21 housing lock July 2, 2014
97 55 qt3.14 March 14, 2014
98 16 dropout factory December 6, 2007
99 78 bio-mom May 14, 2008
100 97 eco-anxiety May 15, 2007