›abbreviation for the Year 2000: used to refer to the problems that were expected with computers when the datechanged from 1999 to 2000: Many industryexperts today believe the Y2K problem was exaggerated.
We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and