Yandex announced “words of the decade” in search

Yandex announced “words of the decade” in search

Yandex analysts have shared their “anniversary” statistics – they named the words that were most often used in search queries over the past ten years.

As noted in Yandex, compilers of dictionaries have such a genre – the word of the year, and the company also decided to “play” this game. As a result, we analyzed search queries over ten years and selected common nouns, the use of which more than three times in different years. For example, in 2012 the most popular of them was the word multicooker, in 2015 – twerk, in 2020 – quarantine.

The entire rating by years looks like this:

2011 – tablet, coupon, default 2012 – multicooker, memes, ultrabook 2013 – meteorite, playcast, promotional code 2014 – maidan, goji, sanctions 2015 – twerk, cake, slipons 2016 – gyroscooter, petition, vape 2017 – spinner, mining, cryptocurrency 2018 – slime, carsharing, squishy 2019 – recession, potirany, lustration 2020 – quarantine, pass, constitution

Yandex announced “words of the decade” in search

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