Here Are the Latest Additions to Oxford English Dictionary

'Yolo' made the cut
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 12, 2016 12:44 PM CDT
An Oxford English Dictionary is shown at the headquarters of the Associated Press in New York on Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010.   (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

(Newser) – The latest slang to be added to the Oxford English Dictionary: "yolo," which, as all the youngsters know, stands for "you only live once." The new crop of more than 1,000 words and terms added to the OED also includes "gender-fluid," "yogalates" (a combination of yoga and Pilates), "fuhgeddaboudit," and "moobs" (man boobs), the Irish Times reports. In order to be added to the OED, a word must have been in use for "a reasonable amount of time" and there must be a few independent examples of it being used. (Read more Oxford English Dictionary stories.)

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