Mic drop, Brainfart and Hangry have been added to the Oxford Dictionary

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The Oxford press in a blogpost announced the addition of new words to the dictionary. The words which made it into the informal language section of the dictionary includes a list of social media slangs that have gained popularity in recent times.

 

absolutely

 

 

 

awesome

The world is fast changing and language is evolving to keep up. So it makes sense that a brand that is an authority on language would consider accepting non-conventional language. 

 

 

 

 

 

banter

 

bitch

I am not sure we can use these words in formal documents yet but we’ll keep our fingers crossed till we can use ‘brain fart’ in an exam.

 

brain

 

 

manspreading

A lot more words were added to the Oxford Dictionary and you can find them all here

mic

wine

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