Merriam-Webster Declares 'Ism' as Word of the Year for 2015Merriam-Webster has picked a small but powerful suffix as word of the year: ism.
Merriam-Webster Adds 1,700 Entries, Including 'Photobomb,' 'WTF'The unabridged Merriam-Webster Dictionary has added 1,700 entries to its collection of words, including terms like "colony collapse disorder" and "net neutrality", but also some web-speak acronyms like "NSFW" and "WTF."
Merriam-Webster Names 'Culture' Word of the YearA nation, a workplace, an ethnicity, a passion, an outsized personality. The people who comprise these things, who fawn or rail against them, are behind Merriam-Webster's 2014 word of the year: culture.
New Scrabble Dictionary To Include 5,000 New WordsThe official Merriam-Webster Scrabble dictionary is getting its first major update in nearly a decade this week, and will see word additions like "selfie," "hashtag" and "chillax."