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Modern Words Added to the Dictionary

Twerk, Girl Crush, Fauxhawk and MORE have been added to the dictionary.

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    Derp: Used as a substitute for speech regarded as meaningless or stupid, or to comment on a foolish stupid action. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Emoji: A small digital image or icon used to express an idea or emotion in electronic communication. (Photo Credit: Christos Georghiou/Shutterstock).
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    Fauxhawk: A hairstyle in which a section of hair running form the front to the back instead of the head stands erect, intended to resembler a Mohican haircut (in which the sides of the head are shaved). (Photo Credit: David Hardenberg/ Getty Images).
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    Food baby: a protruding stomach caused by eating a large quantity of food and supposedly resembling that of a woman in the early stages of pregnancy. (Photo Credit: Doruk Sikman/ Shutterstock).
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    Girl crush: an intense and typical non-sexual liking or admiration felt by one woman or girl for another. (Photo Credit: Getty Images).
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    Jorts: Denim Shorts. (Photo Credit:andrej_sv/ Shutterstock)
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    Phablet: A smartphone having a screen which is intermediate in size between that of a typical smartphone and a tablet computer. (Photo Credit: Sean Gallup/ Shutterstock)
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    Srsly: Short for seriously. (Photo Credit: solominviktor/ Shutterstock)
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    Selfie: A photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to social media. (Photo Credit: Jerod Harris/Shutterstock)
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    Bitcoin: A digital currency in which transaction can be performed without the need for a central bank. (Photo Credit: tassel78/ Shutterstock).
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    Squee: Used to express great delight or excitement. (Photo Credit: Andresr/ Shutterstock)
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    Twerking: Dance to popular music in a sexually provocative manner involving thrusting hip movement and a low, squatting stance. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Vom: be sick; vomit. (Photo Credit: Piotr Marcinski/ Shutterstock)