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  • n. Plural form of buzz-word.


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  • With respect to the blog's use of "buzz-words" such as "tyranny of liberalism", I'm not sure to whom you refer, since the "blog's use" can mean anybody who posts a comment on the blog -- certainly a wide range of people.

    "I would say that normally it is the creative minorities that determine the future..."

  • Moreover, this 'blog has used buzz-words like "tyranny of liberalism" instead of actually discussing the benefits of liberal ideas, e.g. allowing women a voice in public life and allowing races to mix.

    "I would say that normally it is the creative minorities that determine the future..."

  • Instead, austerity and deficit reduction are the new buzz-words in Washington, as well as in Europe -- which is absurd given what's happening to the economy.

    Robert Reich: The American Jobs Emergency Requires Action

  • You need to know all the jargon, buzz-words, and covert phrases that will lift you from a job as a taxpayer to the soft, low effort, high pension world of the activist.

    Activist versus Activist

  • The problem with what the Times did was that it asked McCain to actually explain his own plan in detail, rather than just attack Obama's plan using random buzz-words like "victory!" and "surrender!"

    New York Times To McCain: Cut The Crap

  • Unfortunately, these labels are too often misunderstood, misused, and bandied about in public as buzz-words -- but usually not by clinicians and scientists.

    Dan Agin: Book Review: Dancing Around Obsession

  • Yes, I think it is the lack of this kind of culture and the reduction of the social field of IY to unthinking consumption of a canned mainline propaganda dished out in a set of buzz-words by a few "authorities" that is largely the reason for the present close-mindedness.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • The reification of spirituality into conventional morality and the rise of teachers who impart the comforting assurance that they possess Knowledge based on such repeated moral buzz-words, is a gradual process Re: Fundamentalism in Integral Yoga - New Website Announcement Debashish Mon 20 Apr 2009 07:29 AM PDT

    Blame it on age

  • This program makes it a lot easier for in-house counsel to make themselves look good to senior management, because they can cite all the familiar buzz-words.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Cracks Appearing in Law Firm Associate Model:

  • There treatment of these men has shown bugger all "fairness" or even "decency" two buzz-words that New Labour scum like to throw into every line of spin.

    Gurkha soldiers allowed to settle at last.


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