I Hate the Word Adulting. There. I’ve Said It.
Feel free to respond with OK, Boomer, if you’d like.
It’s a verb being used as a noun. It’s become a common gerund, and it bothers me every time someone uses it.
- adulting, n.: “The action or process of becoming, being, or behaving as an adult; (now) esp. the carrying out of the mundane…