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twitterati (n.) - Neologism Profile   Advanced
Wordtwitterati
Part of Speechn.
Other Formstwitteratus (a member of the twitterati), twitterature (books written by idiots)
Etymology[A pun of two melds. 1) a meld of "twitter" (the noise of small birds) and "literati" (collective noun for authors, critics and other members of the literary scene). Alternatively, 2) a meld of "twit" and "literature" with a faux italianate suffix.]
Coined ByPerson submitting
DefinitionA self-appointed elite of uninformed literary commentators.
Example CitationThe twitterati are all raving about his latest blockbuster. (own example)
Submitted ByDavid Johnson
Date SubmittedTuesday, August 23, 2005
Date EditedTuesday, August 23, 2005
Date To HeadlineSaturday, August 27, 2005

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