These 3 words didn't make it into the Oxford English Dictionary — here's why

Oxford English Dictionary editors recently added over 1,000 new words to the dictionary — including "YOLO" and "moobs" — as part of its annual round of word additions.

Each year, OED editors scan thousands of documents — from academic journals and books to newspapers and tweets — to determine which words have become sufficiently common in the English language to become worthy of a dictionary definition.

Of course, some words don't make the cut.

We spoke to Helen Harvey, one of the

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