Words from 1970

Thanks to Jack pointing to Merriam-Webster’s Time Traveler, here are a few words that first appeared in print in the year I was born (1970):

  • Agent Orange
  • anxiety disorder
  • chimichanga
  • comfort food
  • dirt bike
  • double-wide (lived in one)
  • gigabit
  • kilobyte
  • labradoodle
  • punk rock
  • redacted
  • superbad
  • superhype
  • techie

And so many more!

Christopher Turner @retrophisch