Wiktionary:Word of the week

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This a demo word of the week.

See Wiktionary:Word of the week/current.

Nominated words of the week[change]

In order to successfully nominate a word to be the Word of the Week, it must meet the following criteria:

  1. It cannot have already been Word of the Week.
  2. It cannot be extremely exotic. For example, one cannot nominate the word tsaddiq, as it is not used enough in normal speech.
  3. It must be useful for people who are learning English or who just want to know more about the English language.
  4. It cannot be too common of a word. For example, you cannot nominate the word to.
  5. It must be properly formatted, with examples that exemplify the word being defined, and must have few to no redlinks (this does not include any redlinks underneath the Synonym, Antonym, Related words, or See also headings).

Please comment on the nominations if they meet the criteria.

Nominations[change]

vandal[change]

Nominated by --Barras (talk) 20:35, 29 October 2009 (UTC)

  • I support this word becoming the WOTW. Razorflame 02:18, 28 December 2009 (UTC)

vacuum[change]

Nominated by --Barras (talk) 20:35, 29 October 2009 (UTC)

polyglot[change]

Nominated by Tempodivalse [talk] 20:31, 29 October 2009 (UTC)

inactive[change]

Nominated by Razorflame 20:32, 29 October 2009 (UTC)

Previous words of the week[change]

See Wiktionary:Word of the week/archive.