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My Word! The New 2015 OED Entries Are In!

New 2015 OED Entries

The Oxford English Dictionary stays current and relevant by adding new words every year. Here are just a few of this year’s entries! How many do you know?

Hot Mess

Totes

Birdhouse

Catnap

Declutter

Jeggings

Meh

Sexting

Retweet

Twerking

And many more!

Writer QuestionsQUESTION: Which word on this list of new OED words is most interesting/surprising to you?

 

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3 Responses to My Word! The New 2015 OED Entries Are In!

  1. “Birdhouse”? “Catnap”? Are these new definitions to old words I don’t know about, or were they very, veeerrrryy slow to adopt them? (I mean, “retweeting” and “sexting” can’t be more than ten ears old–maybe fifteen for “sexting”)

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