Updated: May 12, 2020
The state of the coronavirus pandemic is evolving rapidly. Information and reports regarding the epidemic may be daunting, not least the often new, complicated words used to characterize the outbreak.
So, here are thirteen slang neologisms inspired by Covid-19 to help you out:
Overdosing on bad news.
The consequences of coronadosing
The generation born during the time of Covid-19
The (slow and unpredictable) passage of time in isolation
The new epochs of the 21st century: Before Corona and After Corona
6. Pre-Traumatic Stress Disorder
When every cough concerns
selfish knobheads flouting isolation rules as they think the rules don't apply to them. Aka covidiots
The activity that takes the guilt from comfort-eating and Netflixing.
Spreading kindness and love to help the lonely, anxious and vulnerable.
Those who are hunkering down until the storm passes.
When you're in isolation due to coronavirus and can't be bothered shaving anymore
Pandemic-related dilemmas, e.g. balancing the need for fresh air with the risk of leaving your house.
The unwanted intrusion into a video conference call by an individual, causing disruption