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New Words for Dictionary.com Include “Zaddy” and “Oof”

Oooo, I love words!

More than 300 new words and definitions are being added to Dictonary.com!

Highlights include:

  • “Long Hauler” – referring to people who experience lasting coronavirus symptoms
  • “Zaddy” – an alteration of daddy that means “an attractive man who is also stylish, charming, and confident” made popular by artist Ty Dolla $ign
  • “Ghost Kitchen” – a commercial facility that prepares and cooks restaurant-style food for delivery directly to customers or to one or more dine-in restaurants
  • “Side Hustle” – A job that brings in extra money beyond one’s regular job
  • Other words also added: “oof, ” “yeet,” and “sh*tshow” (People’s Choice 2020 Word of the Year)

Do you use any of these words in your vocabulary?

Read more HERE!

 


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