'Thsrs' is an Online Thesaurus Perfect For Social Networking Sites

By: Shelby Lee Walsh - Published: Jun 17, 2009 • References: ironicsans & ironicsans
'Thsrs' is no ordinary online thesaurus. With social media sites like Twitter experiencing rapid growth, the search for more concise and succinct words is also growing.

Thsrs heeds the call of short-attention spanned Internet users. The site lets you search a term and then displays alternate words shorter than your original search term.

Just for fun, here are the top five searched terms on Thsrs and their suggested abbreviations:

1. thesaurus (wordbook)
2. explain (tell/say/state)
3. dictionary (lexicon)
4. hello (hi)
5. love (sex/eff/bed) Stats for Twitterfied Words Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 2,486 clicks in 361 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Twitterfied Words
Related: 35 examples / 27 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
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