The countdown to 2019 is on — as people across the country are getting ready to kiss 2018 goodbye and ring in the New Year.

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But before we jump head first into 2019, let’s take a moment and give this year the sendoff it deserves — after all, a lot happened.

We asked our viewers to describe 2018 in just 4 words. Below are some of the responses we received: