From ′Wellenbrecher′ to ′Abwrackprämie′: Germany′s words of the year from 2010 to 2021 | All media content | DW | 03.12.2021

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From 'Wellenbrecher' to 'Abwrackprämie': Germany's words of the year from 2010 to 2021

"Wellenbrecher," or pandemic "wave breaker," is the word of the year 2021. A look at some terms that have been honored, ridiculed or lampooned by the Association for the German Language.