36 Old Words We Use Today but With Completely New Meanings

8 Apr

Words sometimes have two meanings, as Led Zeppelin sang in “Stairway to Heaven.” And indeed they often do. Especially, words can acquire new meanings and lose old ones. For example, “audition” once meant the power of hearing. Now it means trying out for a role, such as a singer in a band, actor in a movie, dancer, and so on. More>>

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