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Moobs earns its listing as a slang term for a man's prominent breasts, and YOLO is an acronym for "you only live once". New words and phrases are usually added to the dictionary once editors have enough evidence to demonstrate continued historical use. Other entries focus on the centenary of Roald Dahl's birth, with additions such as Oompa Loompa and witching hour.
Words related to food, speech, media and retail also feature. The OED is a historical dictionary and a definitive guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of almostpast and present words, senses, and compounds from across the English-speaking world.
It differs from the online Oxford dictionary, which lists current definitions of English words, and has a lower threshold for accepting new entries to its list of words. Some of the words and senses to be added or updated in the OED, along with the dictionary's definitions:. There are also a of new entries related to Roald Dahl which coincide with centenary celebrations and the publication of the Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary.
These include the words Oompa Loompa, scrumdiddlyumptious, witching hour, human bean and golden ticket.
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