January 4 2015

New Word: Freegan

Steno New Word Logo CroppedIn 2014, the word “freegan” was added to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary. The term was reportedly first coined in 2006. A freegan is defined as: “An activist who scavenges for free food (as in waste receptacles at stores and restaurants) as a means of reducing consumption of resources.”

Machine Brief:
freegan= FRAOE/GA*N

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Plusone Linkedin Tumblr Email

Tags: , ,
Copyright 2018. All rights reserved.

Posted January 4, 2015 by Elsie Villega in category "Briefs", "Vocabulary

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Current day month ye@r *