Merriam-Webster have come up with their word-of-the-year and it is – w00t!
Merriam-Webster’s #1 Word of the Year for 2007 based on votes from visitors to our Web site:
1. w00t (interjection): expressing joy (it could be after a triumph, or for no reason at all); similar in use to the word “yay”
e.g: w00t! I won the contest!
See the full list of all the 11 words that made to the shootout here.
Dunno what w00t is? I’ve got a pictorial representation –