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Doug Emhoff's title 'Second Gentleman' has been added to the dictionary


How to add words to the internal dictionary on your Android device, and add shortcuts for longer words


A woman emailed Merriam-Webster asking the dictionary to update their definition of racism. She was shocked when they agreed.



Scrabble added 300 new words to its dictionary — these are the 22 most controversial ones you can use to win


10 words in the English language with the most definitions


The 10 words people couldn't stop looking up in 2018, according to Merriam-Webster



Merriam-Webster's 2018 word of the year has appeared in political headlines nonstop for months


Every word of the year since 1990 — and the unique story behind why they were chosen


30 words you won't believe were added to the dictionary in the last decade


'OK' was just added to the Scrabble dictionary, and experts are saying it could change how Scrabble is played


11 innocent-seeming things that have been banned from schools over the years


10 words you didn’t know were officially part of the dictionary



The 9 words that defined 2017


'Kwaussie' is Australia's word of the year - and lots of people are asking if anyone's heard of it


Today is National Dictionary Day — here are the 10 most confusing words in the English language, according to Merriam-Webster


Alt-right, froyo, and ransomware are officially in the dictionary, along with these other words



A made-up word from a 22-year-old 'Simpsons' episode has finally made it into the dictionary


Americans and British people spell things differently largely thanks to one man with an opinion


A tomato is actually a fruit -- but it's a vegetable at the same time


A dictionary writer explains why 'god' is the most difficult word to define