Posted: 28 August, 2015 by Carly Heading

You Won’t Believe The New Words Added To The Oxford Dictionary

This is so not weak sauce

Tags: Dictionary, Words, Life, Trending

Oxford Dictionaries have announced its latest additions and we literally can’t even deal right now!

Apparently they focused on adding the things that were trending over the last couple of months, like Internet comments, gender identity, and of course food/drinking related words.


The newly added words have left everyone talking and we can see why!

Here are some of our faves

Beer o’clock (noun): an appropriate time of day for starting to drink beer

Brain fart (noun): a temporary mental lapse or failure to reason correctly

Butt dial (verb): inadvertently call (someone) on a mobile phone in one’s rear trouser pocket

Cakeage (noun): a charge made by a restaurant for serving a cake they have not supplied themselves

Fat-shame (verb): cause (someone judged to be fat or overweight) to feel humiliated by making mocking or critical comments about their size

Fur baby (noun): a person’s dog, cat, or other furry pet animal

Mic drop (noun): 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

Rando (noun): a person one does now know, especially one regarded as odd, suspicious, or engaging in socially inappropriate behaviour

Redditor (noun): a registered user of the website Reddit

Weak sauce (noun): something that is of a poor or disappointing standard or quality

Wine o’clock (noun): an appropriate time of day for starting to drink wine

What a time to be alive!

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Tags: Dictionary, Words, Life, Trending

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