New English Words

The OED (Oxford English Dictionary) has added some new words to their famous publication, including: bada-bing, int. beer pong, n. Disneyfication, n. Emily’s List, n. GIF, n. treeware, n. The OED is known for their inclusion of quotes that illustrate a word’s meaning: For each word in the OED, the various groupings of senses are dealt with in chronological order according to the quotation evidence, i.e. the senses with the

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Search the Oxford English Dictionary (Second Edition) for free. I predict this site will last about a week before OED shuts them down. Update (Sept. 16, 2004): I removed the link: it appears the site is down. Bummer.