Neologism

N.

Definition

A new word, phrase, or expression, or a new meaning for an old word.

Synonyms

coinage, slang, jargon

Antonyms

paleologism, old expression
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Example Sentence #1

In Harry Potter, people such as the Dursleys are called "muggles", which is a neologism for non-magic folks.
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Example Sentence #2

The word "doge" is a neologism stemming from a picture of a Shiba Inu dog on the internet, and is now used to refer to any dog in a funny manner.
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