Sorry everyone, Stephen King has just given this 1 word a ‘long vacation’

The King of horror is done with things being 'amazing'.
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This isn’t the first time Stephen King has banned a particular word or phrase.

Anyone who’s read his excellent book On Writing will know he has more than a few pet peeves, and in recent years he’s taken to expressing these on Twitter.

Here’s an example from last year:

Anyway, flash forward to Sunday night and he’s clearly discovered a new one. Writers, take note.

RIP, amazing.

Luckily, plenty of people have since been on hand to offer alternatives.

This one has to be the winner, though.

Truly spectacuous.

Read more: https://mashable.com/article/stephen-king-amazing-word-ban/

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