'Mankini,' Other Fun Words Added to OED It's official: 'Jeggings' is a word By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Aug 18, 2011 11:40 AM CDT 7 comments Comments Behold, the mankini. (Getty Images) (Newser) – Language purists, avert your eyes: The Oxford English Dictionary has added some new words. Here they are, along with the Daily Mirror's helpful definitions: Mankini: "The revealing male bathing costume made famous by Sacha Baron Cohen in his Borat film." Retweet: "Sharing a Twitter message." Sexting: "Sending saucy texts." Cyberbullying: "Bullying online or by text." Jeggings: "Leggings resembling tight jeans." The latest edition includes 66,500 words.