Technology is responsible for literally thousands of new words that have been added to our daily lexicon in the last decade.
Words like selfie, TL:DR, bingeable, and Bitcoin have all been added to the Merriam-Webster dictionary this year.
All these words started somewhere before being included in the dictionary.
Usually, new words are invented in a Shakespearean fashion to best describe something that currently there is no word for.
But for the sake of transparency, it is blockchain after all, here is our alternative dictionary of cryptocurrency and blockchain terms invented this year.
“Cryptocurrencer“: A general term for someone who is involved in cryptocurrency.