Track-a-holism and other new words

Here is another selection of new words I found on the Wordspy website:

iceberg home

A home where what is seen at ground level is only a small part of structure, with the rest being underground.

Norman door

A door with a design that makes it difficult to determine the correct way to open the door.

rug-rat race

Intense pressure put on children to achieve early educational success, particularly as a prerequisite for eventually getting into an elite university.

stealth health

The practice of making a recipe or food product healthier without advertising the change to consumers.

sneakerhead

A person who collects, trades, or is passionate about running shoes.

stealth health

The practice of making a recipe or food product healthier without advertising the change to consumers.

superager

A person over 80 years old who exhibits little cognitive decline.

track-a-holism

A compulsion to monitor one’s health and fitness metrics, particularly those generated by apps and electronic devices

 verbicaine

Soothing words used to calm or distract a patient who is awake during a surgical procedure.

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