Woot! Retweet and sexting enter the dictionary

By Archean ยท 4 replies
Aug 19, 2011
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  1. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Posts: 7,676   +991

    About time :)
  2. Archean

    Archean TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 5,690   +96

    Yes, but I must confess one thing, I am not a person who keeps himself up-to-date with regard to whats going on in the fashion world, so I had to search for what the heck 'jeggings' mean. :eek:
  3. Benny26

    Benny26 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,535   +51

    What about 'Sexercise'? That's a good one. I hear that alot.
  4. Archean

    Archean TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 5,690   +96

    Hot on the heels of Oxford additions, Chambers Dictionary has been updated as well, and amongst the new words included are:

    - paywall
    - tweet
    - quantitative easing (I wonder if the Fed would launch QE3 to mark this occasion :D )
    - man flu
    - crowed sourcing
    - staycation
    - kakistocracy
    - Neet
    - OMG & BFF
    - TARP (must have made lots of bankers really happy ;) )

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