Dictionary

  • 'Milkshake duck' named word of the year - but what does it mean?
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    'Milkshake duck' named word of the year - but what does it mean?

    It all starts with a meme

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    Alex Finnis
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  • No one has ever heard of the 2017 word of the year
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    No one has ever heard of the 2017 word of the year

    Excuse me?

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    Alex Finnis
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  • These are 2017’s top 10 ‘words of the year’ 4
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    These are 2017’s top 10 ‘words of the year’

    These sum up the year pretty well

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
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  • A six-year-old has coined a new word and it might be going in the dictionary
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    A six-year-old has coined a brilliant new word and it might be going in the dictionary

    He's naming it after himself, the big-head

    Posted by
    Gary Ogden
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  • Oxford dictionary just added some very modern new words - how many do you understand?
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    Oxford dictionary just added some very modern new words - how many do you understand?

    Did you favourite make the cut?

    Posted by
    Shortlist Team
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  • News

    Discover the words that became cool in the year you were born

    Were you born in the year of booty calls or cybersex?

    Posted by
    Emily Reynolds
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  • TV

    The actual dictionary just won the debate about the new female Doctor

    Shut down... by a book

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
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  • News

    Three very 2017 words have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary

    The dictionary is now officially woke

    Posted by
    Gary Ogden
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  • Music

    Eminem now has his own term in the Oxford English Dictionary

    Does Dido get any credit too?

    Posted by
    Carl Anka
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