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    Scrabble just added new words to its official dictionary

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    The most searched word of 2018 tells us a lot about our society

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    300 new words have been added to the Scrabble dictionary

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Life

These are the new words being added to the Oxford English Dictionary

From 'hangry' to 'mansplaining'

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Emily Reynolds
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Books

These new words have just been added to the dictionary for 2017

From squad goals to superfruit

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

The intriguing new additions to the Oxford English Dictionary

YOLO, gender-fluid, yogalates and more...

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Moya Crockett
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Books

Do you know your 'birth word'?

What's your birth word? This tool shows you what word was added to dictionary the year you were born

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Harriet Hall
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'Binge-watch' named Word of the Year by Collins Dictionary

Other entries include 'dadbod', 'ghosting' and 'manspreading'