Words that send us to the dictionary

Rank Word Reader Look-Ups Articles Used In Look-Ups per Use

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1 sui generis 7,645 12 637

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2 solipsistic 6,134 3 2,045

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3 louche 4,636 27 172

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4 laconic 4,395 17 259

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5 saturnine 4,211 2 2,106

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6 antediluvian 4,096 8 512

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7 epistemological 3,529 3 1,176

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8 shibboleths 3,278 3 1,093

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9 penury 3,256 12 271

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10 sumptuary 3,167 4 792

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11 schadenfreude 3,085 19 162

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12 peripatetic 2,944 33 89

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13 abstruse 2,807 10 281

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14 parlous 2,590 11 235

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15 enervating 2,582 8 323

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16 adenoidal 2,576 3 859

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17 feckless 2,508 34 74

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18 solipsism 2,496 4 624

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19 ersatz 2,326 37 63

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20 fealty 2,301 17 135

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21 sanguine 2,240 50 45

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22 sartorial 2,216 23 96

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23 hagiography 2,210 4 553

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24 pandemic 2,180 105 21

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25 hagiographic 2,161 5 432

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26 dauphin 2,110 7 301

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27 antebellum 1,998 16 125

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28 paroxysm 1,981 4 495

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29 risible 1,977 6 330

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30 interlocutor 1,974 11 179

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31 swine 1,964 250 8

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32 apotheosis 1,958 18 109

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33 comity 1,927 6 321

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34 Atreus 1,891 7 270

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35 banal 1,865 68 27

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36 profligacy 1,826 14 130

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37 Sisyphean 1,805 12 150

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38 inchoate 1,794 20 90

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39 apoplectic 1,747 10 175

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40 neologisms 1,732 5 346

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41 bildungsroman 1,731 5 346

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42 peroration 1,627 4 407

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43 fungible 1,602 9 178

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44 recondite 1,596 5 319

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45 bonobo 1,573 1 1,573

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46 phlogiston 1,572 1 1,572

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47 contretemps 1,542 9 171

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48 appurtenances 1,537 2 769

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49 glut 1,533 81 19

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50 fecklessness 1,525 8 191

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