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I Believe Google Should Be a Bona Fide Verb

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    Do Ducks Have Teeth?

    My sister asked me this on my way home from our Memorial Day Festivities last weekend.  "I don't think so" was my reply.  She asked if I was sure, and I said "not positive, why don't you Google it?"  She whipped out her phone pulled up Google (gotta love modern...
    cedricsmom cedricsmom 36-40, F Jun 5, 2010

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    It Is A Transitive Verb

    http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/google goo·gle verb, often capitalized ˈgü-gəl goo·gledgoo·gling-g(ə-)liŋ Definition of GOOGLE transitive verb : to use the Google search engine to obtain information about (as a person) on the World Wide Web I am satisfied...
    SarahTM SarahTM 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 24, 2010

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    All Day

    I dont think i can make it a day without googleing at least 5 times, its so easy..everything you would ever need to know about...ear hair implants..its there! in about half a second! amazing!
    bOObsMaGee bOObsMaGee 22-25, F Sep 9, 2008

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    Isn't It?

    ... well I already use it as a verb and have done for ages ... so it's already bona fide as far as I'm concerned. I worship at the feet of Google-guru every day ...  
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F 4 Responses Oct 22, 2009

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    Not Just A Website

    It practically is a verb anyways, even if my English teacher says it isn't. A verb is an action that one does. How many people would say: "I am going to search for this on Google."? Probably only an English teacher. A normal person like me would say: "I am...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 22, 2009

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