"Pragmatic" is Merriam-Webster's Word of The Year. What's Yours?
Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 10:00 AM
Merriam-Webster has chosen "pragmatic" as their word of the year. The dictionary saw a spike in searches for the word in the run-up to the debt ceiling negotiations and again during deficit negotiations this Fall.
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