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Словарь современного сленга

ante~
    A prefix used meaning "pre~" or "before".
artsem
    Artificial insemination.
crimestop
    It means to rid oneself of unwanted thoughts, i.e., thoughts that interfere with the ideology of the party. this way, a person avoids committing thoughtcrime
dayorder
    Order of the day.
doublethink
    Is the act of simultaneously accepting as correct two mutually contradictory beliefs, often in distinct social contexts. it is related to, but distinct from, hypocrisy and neutrality. its opposite...
facecrime
    An indication that a person is guilty of thoughtcrime based on their facial expression.
goodthink
    Vaguely translatable to orthodox thought.
ingsoc
    English socialism.
joycamp
    Forced labor camp
malquoted
    Flaws or inaccurate presentations of party or big brother-related matters by the press. see misprints below.
miniluv
    Ministry of love (secret police, interrogation and torture)
minipax
    Ministry of peace (ministry of war, cf
miniplenty
    Ministry of plenty (keeping the population in a state of constant economic hardship)
minitrue
    Ministry of truth (propaganda and altering history)
misprints
    Errors or mispredictions which need to be rectified in order to prove that the party is always right. see malquoted above.
oldspeak
    English; perhaps any language that is not newspeak.
oldthink
    Ideas inspired by events or memories of times prior to the revolution.
plus~
    A prefix used in the sense of very, i.e., to give an adjective or an adverb a stronger meaning (e.g. plusgood means "very good").
pornosec
    Subunit of the fiction department of the ministry of truth that produces pornography
prolefeed
    The steady stream of mindless entertainment to distract and occupy the masses
recdep
    Records department (division of the ministry of truth that deals with the rectification of records; department in which winston works)
speakwrite
    An instrument used by party members to note or "write" down information by speaking into an apparatus as a faster alternative to an "ink pencil". it is, for example, used in th...
telescreen
    Television and security camera-like devices used by the ruling party in oceania to keep its subjects under constant surveillance
thinkpol
    The thought police
upsub
    Submit to higher authority. in one scene in the novel, winston smith is instructed to alter a document to conform with the party line, and submit it to his superiors before filing it