May 17, 2022

Banana Bread, LOL, Plant-Based, and arr. are a Few of the 400 New Words, Senses, and Sub-Entries Just Added to the Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

The 400 new words, senses, and sub-entries were recently added to the OED (June 2020 Update).


Direct to the Complete New Words List (June 2020 Update)

New Articles From the OED Blog:

Release Notes: From Pirates to Plant-Based: The OED June 2020 Update
by OED Revision Editor, Matthew Bladen.

That’s the Spirit: Revising ‘Spirit’, n. for OED3″

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Gary Price ( 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, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.