Oxford Dictionary kills language by adding 'phablet' to its online dictionary

Plus selfie, unlike, supercut, srsly and emoji

Oxford Dictionary kills language by adding phablet to its online dictionary

So 'phablet' is a word now. Oxford Dictionaries Online has added the horrible phone-tablet portmanteau to its avant-garde internet-friendly lexicon.

That's no reason to start using it in everyday life though.

Other tech-inspired words that made the grade include selfie, srsly, emoji, hackerspace, FOMO, bitcoin and the embodiment of all that is wrong with the internet: TL;DR. Read the whole list here.

More blips!

Better than a selfie and never TL;DR-worthy, heeeeere's blips.

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