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listicle

An article constructed in the form of a list. The word is a portmanteau of "list" and "article." Wow, do people have such small attention spans these days that every article needs to be a listicle?
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It earned two spots on the BuzzFeed listicle "23 Things That Could Only Happen in San Francisco." That said, it's since been expanded to New York--including venues like pizza and bagel shops--and come October, will find its way to another city yet to be identified.--G.B.
A listicle is plodding, whether it pretends to levity or portentousness.
We developed our Listicle Format so that publishers can overcome challenges with creating relevant video for niche content, and are thrilled to have the leader in special-interest publishing on board as one of our early adopters."
It is so complex that no listicle could ever do it justice.
In this listicle, we attempt at highlighting apps for the two individual stores as well as apps that are common to both Android and iOS.
You might be viewing a subtle promotion of a product in a pretty listicle and you wouldn't know.
It doesn't matter that you're probably reading this online and will click on a 50 Greatest Thumping Welsh Rugby Tackles listicle any minute.
My timing was impeccable: last week the Oxford English Dictionary included, in its latest list of new words accepted into the English language, the term "listicle", an article based on a list.
RUTH GRAHAMRecently, a listicle started proliferating on my Facebook page, as listicles are wont to do.
About a year ago, my younger sister texted me a photo included in a clickbait listicle about "genius" food inventions: a plate of brownies at a bake sale, each individually wrapped square color-coded with a sticker to designate if it came from the corner, middle or edge of the pan.
In March, The Washington Post published a listicle titled 47 Things That Have Made Trump Sad, which included everything from "fake news" organisations to Whoopi Goldberg's acting.
She is now the host of a new web show, 'Str8 Up with Delamar,' viewable via the Facebook page of 'listicle' site 8List, every Wednesday at noon.
Because the list is long, below is a fun and handy listicle for your amusement:
Much of BuzzFeed's content is packaged as a listicle or comes in the form of a quiz.