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Creating a favourable impression when presented in the media.‘the tawdry modern phenomenon of the mediagenic politician’
- ‘He attributes Malkin's success in drawing uncritical attention from the major media to two things: her saying something contrarian about a matter of current interest, and her being mediagenic.’
- ‘I'll just try to paint the most trenchant, funny, mediagenic sign I can.’
- ‘But the mediagenic Campbell was well-known to his neighbors in the 15th, who didn't buy the Democratic campaign argument that he would be a ‘Gingrich clone.’’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.