Merriam-Webster is is now more swole.
The additions include new words and phrases, and also some old words with new meanings or applications.
Unplug has traditionally meant to tug an electric plug from a wall socket, but now, it also now means to disconnect from social media.
And while snowflake is still defined as a beautiful ice crystal that floats from the sky, but it is now also defined as “someone who is overly sensitive,”
The definitions are added to the online dictionary first, before some are later added to print updates of the company’s popular Collegiate Dictionary.