›GOVERNMENT, WORKPLACEto be responsible for making sure something develops or goes through a process without problems: pilot sth through sthTwo congressmen, one Democrat and one Republican, piloted the bill through the House.
Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014
by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them