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household words today

  1. mts1098 profile image84
    mts1098posted 4 years ago

    Name a word that is used today that did not exist while growing up...

    I will start with email

    1. grand old lady profile image90
      grand old ladyposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Jejemon is a new word in the Philippines. It refers to people on network social sites that are poor in grammar and spelling.

  2. eternals3ptember profile image59
    eternals3ptemberposted 4 years ago

    Noun and Verb forms of:

    Google
    Facebook
    Wikipedia

    "google it"

  3. billd01603 profile image87
    billd01603posted 4 years ago

    cell phone, dvr, GPS, internet, website, "text me"

  4. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    lol

    avatar

  5. mts1098 profile image84
    mts1098posted 4 years ago

    great entries so far...

    laptop, android...

  6. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    screen saver

    recycle (guessing on that one)

  7. paradigmsearch profile image88
    paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago

    Homeland Security...

    1. Jo_Goldsmith11 profile image61
      Jo_Goldsmith11posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      hahahaha yep!

  8. paradigmsearch profile image88
    paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago

    Fax

  9. paradigmsearch profile image88
    paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago

    and FAQ

  10. mts1098 profile image84
    mts1098posted 4 years ago

    FiOS...internet

  11. prettydarkhorse profile image64
    prettydarkhorseposted 4 years ago

    ADHD
    is this a word or abbreviation

    1. 2uesday profile image88
      2uesdayposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      It is an an abbreviation for - attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

      touch screen

    2. Jo_Goldsmith11 profile image61
      Jo_Goldsmith11posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      both I think

  12. paradigmsearch profile image88
    paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago

    TOS

    1. Jo_Goldsmith11 profile image61
      Jo_Goldsmith11posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      "TOS" ? what is that?

      1. timorous profile image90
        timorousposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        Terms of Service. The small type that no one ever reads, when you sign a contract for some kind of service.

        1. Jo_Goldsmith11 profile image61
          Jo_Goldsmith11posted 4 years ago in reply to this

          this is good to know~ lol

  13. paradigmsearch profile image88
    paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago

    HubPages

  14. wavegirl22 profile image46
    wavegirl22posted 4 years ago

    Website  . .with No Name of course!

    aka - WWNN

    1. paradigmsearch profile image88
      paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Thank you, wavegirl. So far, I am basically screwed. Such is life. Tough town the internet.

  15. mts1098 profile image84
    mts1098posted 4 years ago

    blu-ray

  16. GoldiString profile image61
    GoldiStringposted 4 years ago

    Smirnoff Screwdriver

  17. Pearldiver profile image88
    Pearldiverposted 4 years ago

    VOIP FFS smile

  18. europewalker profile image78
    europewalkerposted 4 years ago

    Kindle

  19. Denise Handlon profile image87
    Denise Handlonposted 4 years ago

    'bling'

  20. travelespresso profile image85
    travelespressoposted 4 years ago

    online

    1. Denise Handlon profile image87
      Denise Handlonposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      smile  good morning.  where are you now?  In or out of country?

      1. travelespresso profile image85
        travelespressoposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        Hey there - in Vietnam at the mo.

        1. Denise Handlon profile image87
          Denise Handlonposted 4 years ago in reply to this

          I recall you being there the last time I checked in with you.  smile  You must spend a lot of time there.  Take care travelling.

  21. Millionaire Tips profile image89
    Millionaire Tipsposted 4 years ago

    DVD
    VHS
    CD
    microwave
    Personal computer
    cell phone

  22. TamCor profile image79
    TamCorposted 4 years ago

    "24/7" - That was the first one to come to my mind, anyways! big_smile

  23. travelespresso profile image85
    travelespressoposted 4 years ago

    skype-what did we do without it?

    1. Denise Handlon profile image87
      Denise Handlonposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Two thumbs up on that one.

  24. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    laser gun

  25. mts1098 profile image84
    mts1098posted 4 years ago

    Linux

  26. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    Wifi

  27. mts1098 profile image84
    mts1098posted 4 years ago

    You beat me to the wifi...

    Hdmi

  28. Pearldiver profile image88
    Pearldiverposted 4 years ago

    Boil-in-a-bag

    Infomercial

  29. mts1098 profile image84
    mts1098posted 4 years ago

    Atm

  30. Rosie2010 profile image83
    Rosie2010posted 4 years ago

    LOLcats

  31. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    fiber optic

  32. travelespresso profile image85
    travelespressoposted 4 years ago

    zhoosh (I think that's how it's spelt! - aka Queer Eye for a Straight Guy)

  33. CMCastro profile image86
    CMCastroposted 4 years ago

    download
    upload
    external hard drive
    software

  34. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 4 years ago

    PDF....like in 'send me a PDF of that and i'll get back to ya!'

    ...kids asking for money to pay a bill; me? at first i say "no!..what do you do with your money?"...i end conversation by asking for a PDF of reason they need the money...did i get the PDF? noooooo! cuz there was no such bill! tongue...tuff luv!

    1. Jo_Goldsmith11 profile image61
      Jo_Goldsmith11posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      good one..smile

  35. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    botox

  36. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    swiffer

  37. urmilashukla23 profile image83
    urmilashukla23posted 4 years ago

    Pinterest.

  38. urmilashukla23 profile image83
    urmilashukla23posted 4 years ago

    Laser hair remover

  39. paradigmsearch profile image88
    paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago

    quarks, fermions, Higgs bosons, dark-matter, anti-imatter, leptons, strangelets,

  40. MM Del Rosario profile image81
    MM Del Rosarioposted 4 years ago

    Netbook

  41. 2uesday profile image88
    2uesdayposted 4 years ago

    wi fi

  42. travelespresso profile image85
    travelespressoposted 4 years ago

    reality tv

  43. prettydarkhorse profile image64
    prettydarkhorseposted 4 years ago

    Google it

    tummylicious

  44. travelespresso profile image85
    travelespressoposted 4 years ago

    what's up? (maybe it's a downunder (Australia/NZ term?)

  45. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    hybrid car

  46. timorous profile image90
    timorousposted 4 years ago

    tazer
    I was like...
    landline
    HDTV

  47. snakeslane profile image81
    snakeslaneposted 4 years ago

    space station

    Mars Rover

    http://s4.hubimg.com/u/6820723.jpg

  48. melatoday profile image60
    melatodayposted 4 years ago

    Blog, which formed as a combination of either Blab + Log or Blah + Log

    Sexting which means "sexual texting"

    1. sarahmoose profile image74
      sarahmooseposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Its a shortened form of 'web log'!

  49. urmilashukla23 profile image83
    urmilashukla23posted 4 years ago

    Myspace, Twitter

  50. prettydarkhorse profile image64
    prettydarkhorseposted 4 years ago

    man boobs

    1. Denise Handlon profile image87
      Denise Handlonposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      lol

 
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