25 Words And Phrases We Want To Retire

There are some words and phrases that we here at The Frisky are so over hearing that whenever one of us utters one, someone else says, “Can we retire that word yet?” So far we haven’t been successful in coaxing any of the words into a condo in Boca Raton to live out their Golden Years in relative silence. But maybe if we all work together, we can limit their appearance in everyday speech. After the jump, words and phrases we’re ready to see retire!1. Cougar
2. Staycation
3. Web 2.0 (Does anyone even know what this means anymore?)
4. “I just threw up a little in my mouth.”
5. Getting anything “on,” like “getting my drink on.”
6. All text-inspired abbreviations like: OMG, TMI, WTF, LMAO, ZOMG
7. Totes
8. Obvi.
9. FAIL
10. Recessionista
11. “That’s what she said.”
12. Beyotch
13. Date Night
14. Bromance
15. Hot mess / hot tranny mess
16. Adding the suffix -tastic to anything, like bitch-tastic
17. Vlogging (We’re not even sure what this is … but Lloyd’s doing it on “Entourage.”)
18. “That’s hot!”
19. Metrosexual
20. “True dat!”
21. Hella
22. Peen
23. Girl Crush
24. New Black
25. Wuzzup (Seriously, this word should be past retirement and already resting peacefully in the grave!)

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