Sunday, March 12, 2006

10 Most Looked up Words of 2005

Why am I not surprised no one knows what integrity means?

Merriam-Webster's Words of the Year 2005

Based on online lookups, the #1 Word of the Year for 2005 was:

1. integrity

Pronunciation: in-'te-gr&-tE
Function: noun

1 : firm adherence to a code of especially moral or artistic values : INCORRUPTIBILITY
2 : an unimpaired condition : SOUNDNESS
3 : the quality or state of being complete or undivided : COMPLETENESS
synonym see HONESTY

See complete list at: Merriam-Webster Online

"Wherever there is Krsna, the master of all mystics, and wherever there is Arjuna, the supreme archer, there will also certainly be opulence, victory, extraordinary power, and morality. That is my opinion."

Ref. VedaBase => Bg 18.78

Common word in both quotes = morality.


At 4:04 PM, Anonymous Chaits said...

Very Interesting. Did you also know that the word gullible is no longer in the dictionary? ;)

At 10:00 AM, Blogger Madhava Gosh said...

Very funny :-)


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