Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Tag: dictionary

Dictionary.com now defines emojis, and they’re hilariously accurate

Emojis are truly a language all their own, and Dictionary.com is recognizing this by adding emojis to their site—becoming the first major reference to...

Fake word from ‘The Simpsons’ one of 850 added to dictionary

The Merriam-Webster dictionary just added 850 new words and definitions—and one of them isn't even real. "Embiggen," a word from The Simpsons, is now on the...

The word “doggo” could end up in the dictionary

It looks like "doggo" is a go: the word may legitimately wind up in the dictionary. At least, that's the probable case for "doggo"...

9 songs that use Dictionary.com’s word of the year

There's no denying the fact that this year has been a hard one, marked by everything from sexual assault allegations to politics gone awry,...

“Stan” is now in the dictionary

You've more than likely have used the word stan to describe your fandom for something, and now the Oxford English Dictionary has heard you...

“Hella” is now in the dictionary

Earlier this week, the Northern California slang term "hella" was officially added to Merriam-Webster's unabridged dictionary. According to the Merriam-Webster site, “The new entries...

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