Merriam-Webster reveals 2023 word of the year

By Leanne Italie
Updated November 28 2023 - 7:40am, first published 7:34am
Merriam-Webster has revealed its word of the year for 2023: authentic. (AP PHOTO)
Merriam-Webster has revealed its word of the year for 2023: authentic. (AP PHOTO)

In an age of deepfakes and post-truth, as artificial intelligence rose and Elon Musk turned Twitter into X, the Merriam-Webster word of the year for 2023 is "authentic".

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