Everyday Words that Star Wars Gave Us

Celebrate #StarWarsDay by learning some words from these cult-classic films that have crept into everyday use... 1) Jedi /ˈdʒɛdaɪ/ The Jedi in Star Wars are the heroes of the story - an order of warrior monks that battle to serve the "light side" and maintain peace in the galaxy. They're also kind of awesome and have a whole bunch of skills (not least of which is the "jedi mind trick" - being able to lie very persuasively). As a result, some people use "jedi" as slang to sa