iOS app Android app

New Words Added to the Dictionary

New Words Added To Dictionary

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 08.14.2012 | Books

NEW YORK -- It's about freakin' time. The term "F-bomb" surfaced in newspapers more than 20 years ago but will land Tuesday for the first time in the...

BFF Makes the Oxford English Dictionary

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

The Oxford English Dictionary announced on its blog yesterday that the acronym "BFF" has been added as an official noun and lists its D.O.B as 1996. A little on the history of the word here.

15 Words You Won't Believe They Added to the Dictionary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The Oxford English Dictionary is constantly updating, adding new words to reflect the vibrant changes in language and culture. Of course, that also me...