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(of a machine or system) difficult to use or understand.
- ‘It's also a little on the user-hostile side.’
- ‘It's far down the page, which is really not where users want it. So, this is clearly a user-hostile design.’
- ‘The reason why is obvious: the instruments are user-hostile.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.