"Whatever" named most annoying word of the year...again

HOUSTON

For the fifth straight year, "Whatever" was rated the most annoying word in a survey by the Marist College Institute for Public Opinion. 'Whatever' took 38 percent of the vote, up from 32 percent last year.

Respondents said the word can be very dismissive and rude. "Like", "You know", "Just sayin" and "Obviously" rounded out the top five.

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