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10:54 Feb 3, 2011
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Marketing - Advertising / Public Relations
Additional field(s): Marketing / Market Research
English term or phrase: buzzword
Definition from The Free Online Dictionary:
n. 1. A word or phrase connected with a specialized field or group that usually sounds important or technical and is used primarily to impress laypersons: "'Sensitivity' is the buzzword in the beauty industry this fall" (ADWEEK). 2. A stylish or trendy word or phrase.

Example sentence(s):
  • Online auction emerges as new buzzword for art The Economic Times of India
  • HIT - it's the new buzzword in medicine Daily
  • Multicultural literature is the new buzzword in town and authors Jennifer Cervantes, Christina Gonzalez, and Guadalupe Garcia McCall have some great tips on how to do it right! Ingrid's Notes
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5 +1istilah ngetren
Muhammad Ramdhan Adhi
Yulia Fitri Utami
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Definition from own experience or research:
Actually it means "Topik hangat" or "Bahan pembicaraan" as in: Sosial media menjadi topik hangat dalam pembahasan undang-undang komunikasi yang baru (Social media becomes buzzword in the new communication law discussion)

Example sentence(s):
  • Berikut adalah beberapa mitos yang biasanya menjadi topik hangat bagi para wanita (Followings are several myths that becomes buzzword amongst women) - warta baru archive  

In Bahasa, Buzzword in marketing terms refers to "topik hangat" or the hot or the 'it' topic or something that creates buzz amongst audiences/market.
Yulia Fitri Utami
Local time: 03:13
Native speaker of: Indonesian
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Definition from own experience or research:
Buzzword adalah istilah yang dipakai dalam industri tertentu

E: SEO, ATL, BTL are some of the buzzwords used in marketing
I: SEO, ATL, BTL adalah beberapa istilah-istilah dalam marketing

Example sentence(s):
  • The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases Istilah istilah dan kata-kata marketing yang terlalu sering dipakai dalam pers - 
dandelindt (X)
Local time: 07:13
Native speaker of: Native in IndonesianIndonesian
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30 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
istilah ngetren

Definition from Glosarium Kateglo:
Kata atau ungkapan atau istilah yang sedang mengetren di suatu bidang.

Example sentence(s):
  • Goyang poco-poco yang tengah mengetren di Indonesia pada pertengahan 2004 menjadi atraksi menarik di tengah para penonton. - Berita Liputan6  
  • Baca-baca topik postingan yang lagi ngetren. - Kreasihati  
Muhammad Ramdhan Adhi
Local time: 03:13
Native speaker of: Native in IndonesianIndonesian

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Yes  David Andersen: Karena "istilah ngetren" sering dipakai di Internet
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