Oxford English Dictionary Gets an Update

The Oxford English Dictionary has gotten a vocabulary update.

“Today the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) announces its latest update, ushering in nearly 500 new words and over 900 newly revised and updated words. There are also over 2400 new senses of existing words added. This confirms the OED’s place as one of the largest and longest-running language research projects in the world.”

Notable new words include meh, SCOTUS, hot mess, and cisgender.

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