Definition: a teenager during the COVID-19 pandemic
Do you know a “quarenteen?” It’s another word that’s been observed by Cambridge Dictionary – but hasn’t been added quite yet. If it is added, quarenteen will be a homophone for the word “quarantine.” It’ll also be a compound noun of “quarantine” and “teenager.”
How to use it: My sister is a quarenteen and spends a lot of time on TikTok.
- Unconscious bias
Definition: unconscious prejudice against people of a certain race, gender, or group “Unconscious bias” is a negative term, which was added to the Oxford English Dictionary last year. Everyone has unconscious beliefs about other groups, and these beliefs can cause them to discriminate against others. There is also conscious bias. When people are consciously biased, their discrimination is intentional. […]
A term used by some people to refer to people of color. Despite what some other troll said, this is not a term used to intentionally exclude Asian people. It is not supposed to be a catch-all term for every group of people on earth. “BIPOC want to be treated the same regardless of their race” “We are donating to BIPOC organizations”
- Cancel culture
A modern internet phenomenon where a person is ejected from influence or fame by questionable actions. It is caused by a critical mass of people who are quick to judge and slow to question. It is commonly caused by an accusation, whether that accusation has merit or not. It is a direct result of the ignorance of people […]
- Long hauler
A pandemic victim for which the negative impacts to their health and related symptoms persist for months or years after being infected with the virus. A long-hauler with prolonged suffering from Covid-19 seems to go unnoticed by many in part because they are bed ridden and in social isolation.
To simply invest money with the purpose to make a profit. Bubble is to make something more than what it is. When you blow bubbles they multiply. I’f you say I’m blowin bubbles, this means to re-invest profit to make more money. If you say I’m tryna bubble, it means to make a profitable investment. “Yea man I’m tryna bubble” “I’m finna flip […]