Annual list of buzzwords that need to be banned after 2016 include historic, dadbod and on fleek

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Lake Superior State University recently published its 42nd annual list of banished words. The school takes public suggestions for words or phrases that should be torched for "Mis-use, Over-use and General Uselessness."

The list was highly influenced by the election. People who wrote in said they were tired of "bigly," a favorite word of President-elect Donald Trump.

Trump may have actually been saying "big league" instead of the 19th-century word that means "in a swelling blustering manner." Either way, it's banished.

SEE MORE: Oxford Dictionaries Decides On 2016's Word Of The Year

The phrase "town hall meeting" might as well be in the Middle Ages because those don't really happen in town halls anymore.

"Historic" was tossed around a lot in 2016, even though, technically, everything that happens in the past is history. It's impossible to tell exactly how historic something is right after it happens.

Beyond politics, readers also said that 2016 buzzwords like "dadbod," listicle" and "on fleek" should stay in 2016.

Check out the full list of banned words in the gallery below:
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You, Sir Hails from a more civilized era when duels were the likely outcome of disagreements. Today, we suffer on-line trolls and Internet shaming. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Focus - Good word, but overused when concentrate or look at would work fine.  See 1983's banishment of, We Must Focus Our Attention. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Bête Noire - After consulting a listing of synonyms, we gather this to be a bugbear, pet peeve, bug-boo, pain, or pest to our nominators. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Town Hall Meeting - Candidates seldom debate in town halls anymore. Needs to be shown the door along with "soccer mom(s)" and "Joe Sixpack" (banned in 1997). (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Post-Truth - To paraphrase the late Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan (pictured), we are entitled to our own opinions but not to our own facts. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Guesstimate - When guess and estimate are never enough (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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831 - A texting encryption of, I love you: 8 letters, 3 words, 1 meaning. Never encrypt or abbreviate one's love. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Historic - Thrown around far too much. What's considered as such is best left to historians rather than the contemporary media. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Manicured - As in a manicured lawn. Golf greens are the closest grass comes to being manicured. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Echo Chamber - Lather, rinse, and repeat. After a while, everything sounds the same. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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On Fleek - Anything that is on-point, perfectly executed, or looking good. Needs to return to its genesis: perfectly groomed eyebrows. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Bigly - Did the candidate say "big league" or utter this 19th-Century word that means, in a swelling blustering manner? Who cares? Kick it out of the echo chamber! (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Ghost - To abruptly end communication, especially on social media. Is it rejection angst, or is this word really as overused as word-banishment nominators contend? Either way, our committee feels the pain. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Dadbod - The flabby opposite of a chiseled-body male ideal. Should not empower dads to pursue a sedentary lifestyle. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Listicle - Numbered or bulleted list created primarily to generate views on the Web, LSSU's word-banishment list excluded. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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"Get your dandruff up . . . " - The Committee is not sure why this malapropism got nominators' dander up in 2016. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Selfie Drone - In what could be an ominous development, the selfie - an irritating habit of constantly photographing and posting oneself to social media - is being handed off to a flying camera. How can this end badly? (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Frankenfruit - Another food group co-opted by "frankenfood." Not to be confused with other forms of genetically modified language. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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Disruption - Nominators are exhausted from 2016's disruption. When humanity looks back on zombie buzzwords, they will see disruption bumping into other overused synonyms for change. (Source: Lake Superior State University's 42nd Annual List of Banished Words)

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