In fact, the dictionary just added about a hundred new words to its ever growing list including such gems as unibrow, drama queen and ringtone.
Associate Editor Peter Sokolowski says thousands of words are tracked every year and the most significant ones are considered for inclusion in the dictionary.
Says Sokolowski: We look everywhere from Rolling Stone and Vibe Magazine to soup labels and menus to see what words are being used.
While the internet has accelerated the creation of new words as an art form, Sokolowski says proper nouns such as Brangelina are not considered for the dictionary, but are reserved for encyclopedic volumes because of its cultural or historical significance.
Other words added this year include:
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