Oxford Dictionaries Press Releases

27 August 2014: Oxford University Press publishes ground-breaking new Oxford Arabic Dictionary

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14 August 2014: New words added to OxfordDictionaries.com today include binge-watch, cray, and vape

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13 June 2014: Oxford English Dictionary update: 100 words that define the First World War

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19 November 2013: Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2013: ‘selfie’

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28 August 2013: Oxford Dictionaries Online quarterly update: new words added to oxforddictionaries.com today

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27 November 2012: Foreign words in the Oxford English Dictionary

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13 November 2012: Oxford Dictionaries UK Word of the Year: ‘omnishambles’

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13 November 2012: Oxford Dictionaries US Word of the Year: ‘GIF’

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23 August 2012: Oxford Dictionaries Online quarterly update: new words added to oxforddictionaries.com today

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24 April 2013: John Simpson, Chief Editor of the OED, to retire

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