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 18, 2014 to October 25, 2014).
 Rank   Previous  WordPosted On
1 1 JOMO October 24, 2014
2 2 procaffinating October 17, 2014
3 3 Ebolaphobia October 21, 2014
4 4 media meshing October 23, 2014
5 5 almost alcoholic October 22, 2014
6 8 NoMo October 15, 2014
7 7 data fracking October 14, 2014
8 10 metrosexual September 4, 2002
9 9 sapiosexual December 7, 2012
10 11 fracktivist October 16, 2014
11 6 phishing August 1, 2003
12 13 prespond October 9, 2014
13 14 plyscraper October 10, 2014
14 12 digital crowding October 8, 2014
15 15 BANANA February 19, 1999
16 17 cratedigger October 7, 2014
17 18 google April 12, 2001
18 16 statement socks October 2, 2014
19 19 T-shaped October 8, 2003
20 20 flash mob July 14, 2003
21 21 sufferfest October 3, 2014
22 27 hate-link April 25, 2014
23 25 critter label April 25, 2006
24 23 conspicuous austerity January 14, 2002
25 31 manther February 25, 2011
26 28 tweetup June 11, 2008
27 22 defensive pessimism June 12, 2002
28 30 shovel-ready January 12, 2009
29 35 earworm March 12, 2003
30 24 retrosexual October 6, 2004
31 37 Google bombing May 21, 2002
32 33 crowdfunding July 1, 2008
33 26 soft power July 8, 2002
34 29 greengrocers' apostrophe August 7, 2000
35 36 drink the Kool-Aid October 27, 1998
36 40 nomophobia February 21, 2012
37 41 camgirl October 23, 2002
38 54 Frankenfood May 5, 1996
39 32 Katie Couric effect October 1, 2014
40 38 hyper-power February 25, 2002
41 34 sock puppet September 25, 2006
42 47 buried shovel September 2, 1998
43 39 wet signature April 10, 2000
44 46 severely gifted August 12, 1998
45 58 McMansion August 17, 2001
46 45 bluejacking November 21, 2003
47 56 crackberry May 31, 2004
48 50 black-hole resort January 18, 2012
49 42 torch-and-pitchfork March 17, 2009
50 51 lifestreaming November 6, 2007
51 44 bucket list November 10, 2010
52 52 irritable male syndrome February 4, 2003
53 49 Stendhal's syndrome April 1, 2003
54 66 NASCAR effect June 1, 2001
55 57 bacronym September 9, 1997
56 55 screen shift September 30, 2014
57 74 social networking January 12, 2004
58 80 Sabbath mode October 5, 2001
59 65 baggage malaria March 24, 2011
60 88 Janopause January 11, 2012
61 43 parentsplaining September 26, 2014
62 61 secondhand drinking September 17, 2008
63 62 Affrilachian December 12, 2002
64 60 Lake Wobegon effect August 15, 2003
65 70 darknet August 28, 2003
66 64 CXO July 29, 2002
67 59 typochondriac August 29, 2014
68 71 fauxhawk September 5, 2003
69 67 ad creep June 14, 2000
70 48 beanpole family May 23, 2002
71 53 post-gay June 23, 1998
72 77 Coca-Colanization September 28, 2004
73 69 third place October 30, 2002
74 68 Millennial Generation April 3, 2002
75 81 usie August 22, 2014
76 82 chatterboxing September 5, 2013
77 83 big data October 24, 1997
78 100 normcore April 30, 2014
79 63 bridezilla September 20, 2002
80 87 lawnmower parent April 26, 2011
81 60 second screening February 8, 2013
82 76 time confetti June 25, 2014
83 98 fertility tourism May 17, 2006
84 78 type T personality April 3, 2003
85 86 cosplay May 6, 2002
86 85 BHAG June 20, 2003
87 96 low-hanging fruit October 19, 1996
88 72 cheapuccino January 21, 2011
89 98 incel June 4, 2014
90 84 social networking fatigue February 16, 2007
91 92 helicopter parent November 5, 2003
92 75 upgradation December 20, 2000
93 73 smartphone face May 10, 2013
94 80 lad lit February 24, 2004
95 74 steampunk July 12, 2002
96 94 Anglosphere March 13, 2003
97 97 NIMBY January 23, 1997
98 79 logophilia January 2, 1996
99 62 hectivity June 3, 2008
100 99 reputation bankruptcy August 4, 2010