“The whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the range of thought.”
– Syme, in 1984 by George Orwell
In case you’ve never heard of a casino, here is the definition by Merriam-Webster:
a building or room used for social amusements; specifically : one used for gambling
But if you’re able to read this article, you already knew that.
And yet, if you talk to lawmakers and lobbyists in favor of the measure, you won’t hear them use the word casino. And if you insist on using that word, they’ll stop talking to you.