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- noun An indication, placed in a text, that the
plotof a drama is about to be exposed.
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WORD: spoiler alert
DEFINITION: Wikipedia has a more comprehensive definition. See:
<< http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spoiler_%28media%29 >>
EXAMPLES: For six good examples from The New York Times, see:
<< http://afterdeadline.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/06/11/spoiler-alert-this-phrase-is-overused/?_r=0 >>
November 6, 2013