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 18, 2014 to July 25, 2014).
 Rank   Previous  WordPosted On
1 2 canvas fingerprinting July 23, 2014
2 4 scanxiety July 24, 2014
3 3 parasite building July 22, 2014
4 - jerktech July 25, 2014
5 1 dogochondriac July 18, 2014
6 8 summer melt July 16, 2014
7 5 pinkification July 17, 2014
8 7 couch-cushion change July 15, 2014
9 6 precrastinator July 9, 2014
10 9 fauxsumerism July 8, 2014
11 10 MAMIL July 11, 2014
12 11 sapiosexual December 7, 2012
13 12 metrosexual September 4, 2002
14 13 promposal July 10, 2014
15 17 jigsaw family September 19, 2013
16 16 ad creep June 14, 2000
17 14 yacht rock July 4, 2014
18 18 NASCAR effect June 1, 2001
19 15 Sideways effect July 3, 2014
20 19 T-shaped October 8, 2003
21 20 wet signature April 10, 2000
22 23 chiclet December 14, 2005
23 24 phishing August 1, 2003
24 22 google April 12, 2001
25 25 IRB laundering July 1, 2014
26 21 housing lock July 2, 2014
27 32 crowdfunding July 1, 2008
28 28 geriaction January 17, 2014
29 33 Google bombing May 21, 2002
30 30 greengrocers' apostrophe August 7, 2000
31 43 Lycra lout February 23, 2011
32 29 retrosexual October 6, 2004
33 27 tweetup June 11, 2008
34 38 gerbil tube February 12, 1996
35 31 camgirl October 23, 2002
36 47 Stendhal's syndrome April 1, 2003
37 37 soft power July 8, 2002
38 42 bucket list November 10, 2010
39 35 dog that caught the car April 2, 2003
40 39 torch-and-pitchfork March 17, 2009
41 77 digital tattoo May 20, 2014
42 48 flash mob July 14, 2003
43 41 drink the Kool-Aid October 27, 1998
44 56 facadectomy May 23, 2008
45 36 gadget porn December 13, 2003
46 53 earworm March 12, 2003
47 59 post-gay June 23, 1998
48 34 Frito feet May 9, 2014
49 88 patent troll August 13, 2003
50 75 data exhaust December 9, 2010
51 45 zombie lie April 29, 2011
52 55 qt3.14 March 14, 2014
53 97 ignoranus December 3, 2002
54 49 pomosexual November 11, 2003
55 72 bluejacking November 21, 2003
56 79 heteroflexible February 11, 2004
57 65 bacronym September 9, 1997
58 26 black dog syndrome November 26, 2009
59 76 chemofog November 18, 2009
60 58 fauxhawk September 5, 2003
61 51 toebesity May 30, 2014
62 64 watercooler effect June 10, 2002
63 77 lake lice July 9, 1998
64 50 sock puppet September 25, 2006
65 87 Affrilachian December 12, 2002
66 68 darknet August 28, 2003
67 82 Anglosphere March 13, 2003
68 54 nomophobia February 21, 2012
69 62 narb September 27, 2011
70 66 time confetti June 25, 2014
71 89 masstige December 15, 2003
72 57 stans October 25, 2001
73 73 Generation D January 17, 2001
74 44 dog whisperer November 30, 2001
75 54 gaydar October 11, 1996
76 83 vape July 7, 2010
77 84 nanobreak December 27, 2010
78 78 bio-mom May 14, 2008
79 67 staycation May 26, 2008
80 60 BANANA February 19, 1999
81 53 bait bike June 3, 2014
82 40 nerdsplaining June 27, 2014
83 85 lifestreaming November 6, 2007
84 88 previvor December 14, 2006
85 71 bandit sign April 9, 2002
86 97 arsenic hour October 18, 2002
87 60 Generation Y November 3, 1999
88 83 hyper-power February 25, 2002
89 80 critter label April 25, 2006
90 90 desire line January 8, 2003
91 35 data shadow July 19, 2001
92 74 sleep camel May 19, 1999
93 97 SWEDOW March 18, 2011
94 97 eco-anxiety May 15, 2007
95 86 clickprint October 26, 2006
96 88 cankle February 23, 2005
97 51 beanpole family May 23, 2002
98 39 chicken hawk July 25, 2002
99 75 Lake Wobegon effect August 15, 2003
100 92 helicopter parent November 5, 2003