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More Than 650 New Words Have Been Added to Dictionary.com—Here Are 50 of Them

More Than 650 New Words Have Been Added to Dictionary.com—Here Are 50 of Them

Now, as a testament to just how fast language evolves, the online dictionary has added 650 more. Though the terms aren’t all quite as new as rona, they’ve all recently become prevalent enough to warrant their own dictionary entries. In addition to the new entries, Dictionary.com has also added 2100 new definitions to existing entries and revised another 11,000 existing definitions—making it the site’s largest update ever. In short, people are constantly making language more inclusive and sensitive, and Dictionary.com is working to represent those changes in the dictionary. Take a look at 50 of Dictionary.com’s new words and phrases below, and learn more about the updates here.

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