textonym - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a word supplied by predictive text on a mobile phone instead of the word you want, such as 'book' for 'cool' or 'nun' instead of 'mum'

    I learned the word 'textonym' for the first time last night on the Radio 4 programme, Front Row.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 29/05/2012