All very jolly hockey sticks if you ask me. Need to avoid the headfucks though. Just have a fun day with these hand downs…

The June revision of the Oxford English Dictionary has been released, with some new words, revisions and alterations. Make sure you pick up your heart-stopping copy today!!!

New word entries

  • flash mob, n.2
  • fracking, n.
  • fun day, n.
  • gam, n.5
  • geekery, n.
  • hand brake, n.1
  • hand roll, n.
  • hand-balling, n.1
  • hand-block, v.
  • handed-down, adj.
  • handel, v.
  • hand-holding, adj.
  • handicapping, adj.
  • handled, adj.2
  • handmake, v.
  • hand-off, n.
  • handover, n.
  • handpass, v.
  • hand-print, v.
  • hand-printed, adj.
  • hand-punching, n.
  • hand-signalling | hand-signaling, n.
  • hand-sold, adj.
  • handwash, n.
  • hand-wash, v.
  • hand-wringer, n.
  • handy-dandy, adj.
  • head nodding, n.
  • head space, n.
  • head trip, n.
  • head woman, n.
  • headbang, v.
  • headcam, n.
  • headfuck, n.
  • headfuck, v.
  • headfucking, n.
  • headmistressy, adj.
  • head-nodding, adj.
  • headstand, n.
  • headstander, n.
  • head-stay, n.1
  • headstay, n.2
  • head-to-toe, adj. and adv.
  • headways, adv. and adj.
  • hearth-pace, n.1
  • hearthstoning, n.
  • heart-in-mouth, adj. and adv.
  • heart-scalded, adj.
  • heart-scalding, adj.
  • heart-stopper, n.
  • heart-stopping, adj.
  • imbongi, n.
  • interoperability, n.
  • jolly hockey sticks, int., adj., and n.
  • knobhead, n.
  • kombucha, n.
  • live blog, n.
  • live-blog, v.
  • live-blogging, n.
  • mani-pedi, n.
  • Mephistophelian, adj.
  • microbiome, n.
  • mochaccino, n.
  • mouseover, n.
  • parasomnia, n.
  • phorbeia, n.
  • post-racial, adj.
  • Randian, adj. and n.
  • red velvet, n.
  • Russell Group, n.
  • salat, n.
  • schlumpy, adj.
  • sega, n.
  • showrunner, n.
  • smackhead, n.
  • smeg, n. (and int.)
  • syrtos, n.
  • trans, adj.
  • transman, n.
  • transperson, n.
  • transphobia, n.
  • transphobic, adj.
  • transwoman, n.
  • travers, n.
  • trixie, n.
  • veepstakes, n.
  • watch fob, n.
  • young adult, n. and adj.

New sub-entries

  • 3D printer
  • 3D printing
  • ash dieback
  • B and D
  • BDSM
  • breech face
  • brown fat
  • compass heading
  • controlled crying
  • crib death
  • CSA
  • D and S
  • dad dancing
  • debt trap
  • dental implant
  • developmental delay
  • handcarter
  • hearteningly
  • heart-stoppingly
  • heartwarmingly
  • eggy bread
  • false negative
  • false positive
  • frithborh-head
  • gut check
  • hand basin
  • hand bible
  • hand blender
  • hand carriage
  • hand cream
  • hand deliver
  • hand dryer
  • hand engine
  • hand lens
  • hand lotion
  • hand money
  • hand muff
  • hand nail
  • hand phone
  • hand plant
  • hand sanitizer
  • hand shaft
  • hand shandy
  • hand soap
  • hand stitch
  • hand weeding
  • hand, foot, and mouth
  • hand, foot, and mouth disease
  • hand-built
  • hand-crank
  • hand-cut
  • handcycle
  • hand-delivered
  • hand-dived
  • hand-dyed
  • hand-embroidered
  • hand-finished
  • hand-forged
  • handgate
  • handhole
  • hand-hot
  • handkerchief hem
  • handkerchief tree
  • hand-knotted
  • hand-laid
  • hand-painted
  • hand-pike
  • hand-polished
  • hand-pollinated
  • hand-powered
  • hand-promise
  • hand-rear
  • hand-rearing
  • hand-rolled
  • hand-rolling
  • hand-sewed
  • hand-sized
  • handsome-looking
  • hand-stitched
  • hand-stitching
  • handwarsel
  • handwriting analysis
  • handwriting recognition
  • handy hint
  • handyman special
  • handyman’s special
  • head cap
  • head capsule
  • head chef
  • head chorister
  • head coach
  • head cold
  • head constable
  • head cook
  • head crash
  • head drop
  • head flaw
  • head game
  • head gardener
  • head gasket
  • head injury
  • head job
  • head librarian
  • head massage
  • head noise
  • head noun
  • head nurse
  • head of the corner
  • head of the school
  • head prefect
  • head shell
  • head tile
  • head torch
  • head trauma
  • head tube
  • head wound
  • header tank
  • headfire
  • head-foot
  • headless horse
  • headless horseman
  • headline act
  • headline position
  • headline tour
  • headmount
  • head-mounted
  • head-spinning
  • headwall
  • heart ailment
  • heart and dart
  • heart and dart moth
  • heart bypass
  • heart chakra
  • heart maker
  • heart monitor
  • heart muscle
  • heart of darkness
  • heart patient
  • heart pill
  • heart pine
  • heart surgery
  • heart trouble
  • hearth-silver
  • heart-sink
  • heart-sinking
  • heart-smart
  • heart-tugger
  • heart-tugging
  • heart-worn
  • heart-wrenching
  • HMO
  • inch-perfect
  • insulin resistance
  • Kaffir lime
  • light pollution
  • search engine optimization
  • SEO
  • silent treatment
  • sister wife
  • slow jam
  • soft launch
  • spotted medick
  • sudden oak death
  • sun salutation
  • to get the silent treatment
  • to give (a person) the silent treatment
  • to hand back
  • to hand in
  • to hand off
  • to hand out
  • to hand over
  • to hand up
  • to head off
  • to turn heads
  • tray bake
  • vascular dementia
  • vermicompost
  • vermicomposter
  • vermicomposting
  • wingsuit
  • worm compost

New senses

  • baked, adj.
  • block, n.
  • blow, n.2
  • boot, n.3
  • bro, n.
  • bum, v.6
  • chill, adj.
  • chilled, adj.
  • code, v.
  • coder, n.
  • complete, v.
  • core, n.1
  • cow, n.1
  • craft, n.
  • epic, adj. and n.
  • fascinator, n.
  • fill, v.
  • fly-over, n.
  • fob, n.2
  • follow, v.
  • follower, n.
  • footer, n.1
  • heeler, n.1
  • hophead, n.
  • jump, v.
  • library, n.1
  • sprite, n.
  • stream, v.
  • threesome, n., adj., (and adv.)
  • validate, v.
  • validation, n.

So make sure your copy is up to date, or you might have no idea what these young adults are talking about!!!



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