Oxford Dictionary adding words like “twerk” – srsly!

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Oxford Dictionary Online (ODO) has recently added some new words commonly used these days.

Words like “twerk”, “phablet”, “bitcoin”, “vom”, etcetera are now a part of the dictionary.

However, these words will be added only to the ODO and not Oxford English Dictionary (OED).

Some of the words added recently are :

  1. Apols
  2. A/W
  3. Babymoon
  4. Balayage
  5. Bitcoin
  6. Blondie
  7. Buzzworthy
  8. BYOD
  9. Cakepop
  10. Chandelier earring
  11. Click and collect
  12. Dappy
  13. Derp
  14. Digital detox
  15. Double denim
  16. Emoji
  17. Fauxhawk
  18. FIL
  19. Flatform
  20. FOMO
  21. Food baby
  22. Geek chick
  23. Grats
  24. Gauc
  25. Hackerspace
  26. Internet of things
  27. Jorts
  28. LDR
  29. Me time
  30. MOOC
  31. Omnishambles
  32. Pear cidar
  33. Phablet
  34. Pixie cut
  35. Selfie
  36. Space tourism
  37. Squee
  38. Srsly
  39. TL;DR
  40. Twerk
  41. Unlike
  42. Vom

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