Word Spy - Top 100
The list below shows the top 100 Word Spy words (as measured by page views) from the past seven days (October 14, 2014 to October 21, 2014).
 Rank   Previous  WordPosted On
1 1 procaffinating October 17, 2014
2 3 NoMo October 15, 2014
3 4 fracktivist October 16, 2014
4 - Ebolaphobia October 21, 2014
5 2 data fracking October 14, 2014
6 5 statement socks October 2, 2014
7 6 phishing August 1, 2003
8 8 sapiosexual December 7, 2012
9 7 digital crowding October 8, 2014
10 10 cratedigger October 7, 2014
11 9 prespond October 9, 2014
12 12 metrosexual September 4, 2002
13 11 plyscraper October 10, 2014
14 14 defensive pessimism June 12, 2002
15 13 sufferfest October 3, 2014
16 17 BANANA February 19, 1999
17 18 T-shaped October 8, 2003
18 19 gazundering September 21, 2011
19 15 Katie Couric effect October 1, 2014
20 22 flash mob July 14, 2003
21 16 parentsplaining September 26, 2014
22 23 google April 12, 2001
23 20 screen shift September 30, 2014
24 21 sock puppet September 25, 2006
25 25 conspicuous austerity January 14, 2002
26 24 critter label April 25, 2006
27 29 nomophobia February 21, 2012
28 26 Google bombing May 21, 2002
29 31 beanpole family May 23, 2002
30 33 tweetup June 11, 2008
31 28 lifestreaming November 6, 2007
32 35 greengrocers' apostrophe August 7, 2000
33 30 torch-and-pitchfork March 17, 2009
34 36 soft power July 8, 2002
35 41 drink the Kool-Aid October 27, 1998
36 32 wet signature April 10, 2000
37 34 crowdfunding July 1, 2008
38 42 Affrilachian December 12, 2002
39 43 anticipointment February 20, 1996
40 62 earworm March 12, 2003
41 51 bluejacking November 21, 2003
42 37 bucket list November 10, 2010
43 40 Stendhal's syndrome April 1, 2003
44 45 retrosexual October 6, 2004
45 39 post-gay June 23, 1998
46 49 cheapuccino January 21, 2011
47 53 otherhood August 19, 2014
48 58 time confetti June 25, 2014
49 60 camgirl October 23, 2002
50 79 shovel-ready January 12, 2009
51 72 bridezilla September 20, 2002
52 65 hate-link April 25, 2014
53 64 crowdsourcing August 17, 2006
54 27 pup nup September 25, 2014
55 66 Lake Wobegon effect August 15, 2003
56 61 uncanny valley December 10, 2003
57 71 upgradation December 20, 2000
58 46 ad creep June 14, 2000
59 57 gnomophobia September 19, 2014
60 50 usie August 22, 2014
61 38 big data October 24, 1997
62 78 Frankenfood May 5, 1996
63 73 cronehood October 21, 1997
64 67 CXO July 29, 2002
65 44 outrospection September 23, 2014
66 87 typochondriac August 29, 2014
67 54 Coca-Colanization September 28, 2004
68 69 Millennial Generation April 3, 2002
69 48 social networking January 12, 2004
70 70 continuous partial attention March 30, 2006
71 82 type T personality April 3, 2003
72 56 clicktivism May 28, 2014
73 89 recursive acronym April 17, 1997
74 86 smartphone face May 10, 2013
75 59 hyper-power February 25, 2002
76 81 third place October 30, 2002
77 63 male answer syndrome July 10, 1998
78 80 stay-at-work mom October 1, 2008
79 94 darknet August 28, 2003
80 75 fauxhawk September 5, 2003
81 97 lawnmower parent April 26, 2011
82 92 SMUM August 21, 2006
83 69 revenge effect July 22, 2003
84 84 narb September 27, 2011
85 93 crackberry May 31, 2004
86 93 steampunk July 12, 2002
87 87 arsenic hour October 18, 2002
88 52 NASCAR effect June 1, 2001
89 98 manther February 25, 2011
90 80 incel June 4, 2014
91 99 Googlejuice November 24, 2005
92 95 Anglosphere March 13, 2003
93 88 Generation Y November 3, 1999
94 55 dataveillance June 13, 2001
95 76 go commando April 9, 2001
96 77 duvet day June 25, 2001
97 100 NIMBY January 23, 1997
98 47 data exhaust December 9, 2010
99 84 singlism July 14, 2011
100 68 double-hatter September 24, 2014