"They use like in a non-Valley Girl way" crossword clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 26 Jul 2023

They use like in a non-Valley Girl way NYT crossword answer is:

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The phrase "like" has been used in a variety of ways over the years, but in recent years it has become popular to use it in a non-Valley Girl way. This means that instead of using it to emphasize a point or to fill a pause in conversation, it is used to express agreement or understanding. For example, someone might say "I'm like, totally confused" to express their confusion, rather than to emphasize it. This usage of "like" has become so popular that it has even been featured in the New York Times Crossword Puzzle, clue NYT (July 26 2023).

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