08/29/13 News Roundup
Submitted by Erin Brenner on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 5:20am
Featured Topic: Online Dictionaries
The beauty of online dictionaries is their ability to update more often than print. Today’s News Roundup shows you what’s new in Oxford’s, Cambridge’s, and Google’s dictionaries.
- “Buzzworthy Words Added to Oxford Dictionaries Online – Squee!”: Take some me time and discover what Oxford Dictionaries (not to be confused with the OED) has added to its dictionary. (OxfordWords)
- “New Words — 26 August 2013”: Cambridge Dictionaries Online also has some new words, including booth babe and push ring. (About Words)
- “Google Search Beefs Up Its Online Dictionary”: Google now offers more information in its definitions—and you can forgo the colon in the search. (CNET)