Words to avoid Follow the link to find the results of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion’s poll of words that annoy listeners—words that are best avoided. Everyone Really Hates the Word "Whatever" — https://t.co/QcAEIy2X6t pic.twitter.com/guU8L2zip4 — Mental Floss (@mental_floss) December 23, 2016 Advertisements Share this:TwitterTumblrGoogleFacebookFlipboardPocket Posted by mikeschultz Respond to Words to avoid Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.