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Victoriotic — a new word that defines our constant bragging

It's the word of the summer: Victoriotic. You won't find it in the Oxford English Dictionary, at least not yet. It began its life as an epithet, hurled at me by my 7-year-old son. Don't be victoriotic! I was guilty as charged. I had ... San Francisco Chronicle, 4 days ago

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To zyxst and back again

What the Great Eastern was to Brunel, the New English Dictionary was to James Murray (18371915) — an unequalled task that was his life, and eventually his death. What was later known as the Oxford English Dictionary should be a sweep-net over the ...
 Spectator Australia6 days ago Mel Gibson to star as creator of Oxford English Dictionary  Malay Mail3 weeks ago Can Mel Gibson Pull Off a Portrayal of OED Editor James Murray?  Slate Magazine2 weeks ago Mel Gibson, Sean Penn to act in movie on Oxford Dictionary's author  Times of India2 weeks ago

COMMENTARY: The Shabulized Duterte's List

Soon the word shabulized will likely be added to the Oxford English Dictionary together with the other 40 words of Philippine's origin that are already part of its lexicon. Shabulized will be remembered as the word used by Duterte to describe his ...
 Kicker Daily News1 week ago WordWeb Audio Dictionary  ZDNet3 weeks ago Definitions  Spectator Australia1 month ago How Did Power Couple Become The New Standard For Relationship Success?  Huffington Post1 month ago

Perfectly Cromulent Words

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, a "word" is a "sequence of one or more sounds, or morphemes, constituting the basic units of meaningful speech." Contestants must decide whether the clues we give them are real words we found in the ...
 NPR1 month ago The Oxford dictionarys new words are a testament to the fluid beauty of English  catchnews.com1 month ago PHOTOS: How we say 'I love you' without words inspires SoHo art show  Metro.us1 month ago War of words erupts as guanxi, Chinese helicopter enter Oxford dictionary  South China Morning Post1 month ago

Don't let daydreamer Gwede mislead people

The Oxford English Dictionary defines the word "daydream" as "a series of pleasant thoughts that distract one's attention from the present." This is what Gwede Mantashe did last week. Mantashe told the whole world that the mayhem we are witnessing ...
 Sowetan1 month ago Gwede Mantashe — A daydreamer trying to distract us from reality month ago
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20 olde English words we need to start using again

Gebeorscipe, anyone? REUTERS/Michael Dalder The Oxford English dictionary counts 171,476 words in current use , but there are so many more — by one count, 47,156 — that have been lost to history. Not all of them deserve to get ...
 Tech Insider1 month ago 14 delicious words for anyone who loves their food  MSN South Africa1 month ago 20 English words that 'should be banished' from French  The Local France2 months ago

An encyclopedic biography of the iconic reference work

Denis Boyles offers a surfeit of information on the Encyclopaedia Britannica. Like the Oxford English Dictionary, the famed 11th edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica was a product of the reference book's golden age. Aimed at the improving, ...
 Boston Globe2 months ago
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Emoji habits laid bare in new real-time graph that charts top 50

Remember when the Oxford English Dictionary
 NewsFlow241 week ago This 'Pulse of the Nation' Tracker Shows World's Most Used Emojis in Real-Time  Sputnik6 days ago

[PDF] The Oxford Picture Dictionary for Kids Program: Monolingual English Edition (Hardcover) Full

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 Dailymotion8 hours ago

The world's best cakes

New Zealand: Pavlova Invented (according to the Oxford English Dictionary) in New Zealand and named after Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova, this meringue treat is served overflowing with whipped cream and summer fruits. Click through the gallery to ...
 CNNGo21 hours ago The world's most delicious cakes  CNN1 day ago
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