January 18, 2022

Oxford Dictionaries Adds New Words (August 2015 Update)

Some of the new entries added to the dictionary can be found in this blog post Oxford Dictionaries blog post.

New entries include:

Read the Complete Blog Post For More New Entries

Note: Oxford Dictionaries (where the words listed above and in the blog post are now found) and the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) are different products and intended for different users/uses. Words in ODO might not be in OED. Both reference resources are published by Oxford University Press. This page explains the main differences between the two reference tools.

See Also: How do you decide if new words should enter Oxford Dictionaries? (via OD Web Site)


About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.