A leader of a movement or activity; also, a leading indicator of future trends.
If Twitter is any bellwether for the future of human interaction we’re all fucked.
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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)
Bellwether. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bellwether. Accessed 4 June 2023.
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The Effin Word, s.v. bellwether, accessed June 4, 2023, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bellwether.
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The Effin Word. (n.d.). Bellwether. In The Effin Word. Retrieved June 4, 2023, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bellwether