‘Merica and YOLO among words added to Oxford English Dictionary

To the high fives of frat boys everywhere, colloquialisms like “‘Merica'”, “YOLO,” and “kegerator” have unironically made it to the “definitive record of the English language.”

The latest edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, which includes more than 1,000 updated entries and 1,200 additions, also features an ode to Roald Dahl. You’ll find new and revised Dahlesque inventions: “Oompa Loompa,” “scrumdiddlyumptious,” and “human bean,” which the...

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