12 WTF? Words Added To The Dictionary This Week

The Oxford English Dictionary has officially be revised this week with over 40 new words that truly reflect today's trends and society.

Ever know someone who was a 'Redditor'? Or maybe you've eaten at a 'cupcakery'? These are just a few of the words that made the cut.

I've decided to show you guys twelve of my favorite and official new dictionary words, so hold tight, and get prepared to feel a little old.


Part Of Speech:

Extremely good; excellent

Example Sentence:awesomesauce

Conversely, the Oxford English Dictionary has also added 'weaksauce', a noun that denotes "something that is of a poor or disappointing standard or quality".

Beer O'Clock

Part Of Speech: Noun

An appropriate time of day for starting to drink beer

Example Sentence:Beer O'Clock

For the resident winos of the English language, the Oxford Dictionary also added the similar 'wine o'clock' - "an appropriate time of day for starting to drink wine".

Fur Baby

Part Of Speech:

A person’s dog, cat, or other furry pet animal

Example Sentence:fur baby


Part Of Speech:

A male friend (often used as a form of address)

Example Sentence:Bruh


Part Of Speech:

The practice whereby a man, especially one travelling on public transport, adopts a sitting position with his legs wide apart, in such a way as to encroach on an adjacent seat or seats

Example Sentence:manspreading


Mic Drop

Part Of Speech:

An instance of deliberately dropping or tossing aside one’s microphone at the end of a performance or speech one considers to have been particularly impressive

Example Sentence:mic drop


Part Of Speech:

A person one does now know, especially one regarded as odd, suspicious, or engaging in socially inappropriate behaviour

Example Sentence:rando

Butt Dial

Part Of Speech:

Inadvertently call (someone) on a mobile phone in one’s rear trouser pocket

Example Sentence:butt dialing


Part Of Speech:

Angrily abandon an activity or pursuit that has become frustrating, especially the playing of a video game

Example Sentence:rage-quit


Part Of Speech: Verb

Make or repair (an object) in an improvised or inventive way, making use of whatever items are at hand

Example Sentence:MacGyver

Cat Cafe

Part Of Speech:

A café or similar establishment where people pay to interact with cats housed on the premises

Example Sentence:cat cafe


Part Of Speech:

Bad-tempered or irritable as a result of hunger

Example Sentence:hangry

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