Uphill Writing: Word of the Day  

Neoterism, N., [nee-ot-uh-riz-uhm]

Definition:  An innovation in language, as a new word, term, or expression.

Example:  It was his habit as a manager to check his effectiveness by introducing neoterisms and listening for them to be picked up by his staff.

How will you use neoterism in a sentence today?

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