Okay, Irregardless is a Word

Okay, Irregardless is a Word

Question (2)But the question is, should irregardless be used as a word in language or in written form? NPR has a story with the title, “Regardless Of What You Think, Irregardless Is A Word.” Since the word has been in constant use since about 1795, according to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it deserves a place in their tome as a word. However, defining it is a bit tricky and the use of the word seems to have created quite a controversy among grammarians. How do you feel about the use of the word irregardless in language and in written form? Let us know.