Ghosting, Shade, Microaggression Hit Merriam-Webster WebsiteIn addition to elevating "surreal" in 2016 to word of the year, the dictionary company on Tuesday added about 1,000 new words and new definitions to existing listings on its website, Merriam-webster.com.
Dictionary Folk At Merriam-Webster Sum Up 2016: SurrealWas 2016 a dream or a nightmare? Try something in between: "surreal," which is Merriam-Webster's word of the year, unveiled Monday.
'Culture' Selected As Word Of The YearA nation, a workplace, an ethnicity, a passion, an outsized personality. The people who comprise these things, who fawn or rail against them, are behind the 2014 word of the year.
Are North Texas Adults Smarter Than A Nat’l Spelling Bee Winner? A North Texas 13-year-old has had nearly a full day to enjoy his new title of co-champion of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. CBS 11 wondered how many adults have what it takes to win the national spelling bee, so we hit the streets to find out.
"Tweet," "Crowdsourcing," Added To Oxford English DictionaryNeed to check if crowdsourcing is one word or two? Now you can look it up in the Oxford English Dictionary (OED).
200 New Words Added To Dictionary