Merriam-Webster

"Pandemic" Chosen as Word of the Year by Merriam-Webster and Dictionary.com
Entertainment

"Pandemic" Chosen as Word of the Year by Merriam-Webster and Dictionary.com

Searches for the word skyrocketed 115,806 percent this year.

Merriam-Webster Agrees to Update Its Definition for "Racism"
Arts 

Merriam-Webster Agrees to Update Its Definition for "Racism"

“I basically told them they need to include that there is systematic oppression on people.”

Linguists Reveal the Hardest Words to Spell
Entertainment

Linguists Reveal the Hardest Words to Spell

Most of the words are not of English origin.

Eminem's Biggest Fan of All Time "Stan" Gets Added to Merriam-Webster
Music

Eminem's Biggest Fan of All Time "Stan" Gets Added to Merriam-Webster

In time for the song’s 19th anniversary.

Merriam-Webster Adds Cryptocurrency, Kombucha & Life-hack To Its Dictionary Lexicon
Arts

Merriam-Webster Adds Cryptocurrency, Kombucha & Life-hack To Its Dictionary Lexicon

A 470,000 word strong collection.

"Feminism" Is Merriam-Webster's 2017 Word of the Year
Arts

"Feminism" Is Merriam-Webster's 2017 Word of the Year

But does this come as a surprise?

Merriam-Webster Officially Defines "Sheeple" as Diehard Apple Fans
Fashion

Merriam-Webster Officially Defines "Sheeple" as Diehard Apple Fans

The dictionary makes its opinion clear.

New Words Officially Added to the English Language
Design

New Words Officially Added to the English Language

As our everyday vernacular evolves with the use of abbreviations, Internet slang and whatnot, so

 
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