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Oxford Dictionary: Rahul Gandhi's claim on 'Modilie' is 'fake'

A day after Rahul Gandhi posted a meme on social media introducing a new word 'Modilie', which he claimed was a fresh entry in the English dictionary, the Oxford Dictionaries on Thursday dismissed the..
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Day after Rahul Gandhi's 'Modilie' dig at PM, Oxford Dictionaries says word does not exist in its records

Oxford Dictionaries said Thursday that the word "Modilie", used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's critics to take a swipe at him, is 'fake'.
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'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's 2018 Word of the Year [Video]'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's 2018 Word of the Year

'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's 2018 Word of the Year 'Justice' saw a 74% increase in look-ups in 2018 compared with 2017. Earlier in the week, Oxford Dictionaries named 'toxic' its word of the year,..

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'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year [Video]'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year

Merriam-Webster has selected "justice" as its 2018 word of the year, a concept at the center of some of the most newsworthy events of the past twelve months. Linda So reports.

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Merriam-Webster Announces Word Of The Year [Video]Merriam-Webster Announces Word Of The Year

According to CNN, US publishing company Merriam-Webster has named "justice" its Word of the Year for 2018. Merriam-Webster said it saw a 74% spike in look-ups for her noun compared with 2017. While..

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Words You Need To Stop Saying In 2019 [Video]Words You Need To Stop Saying In 2019

The English language is constantly evolving and Oxford Dictionaries updates its book four times a year, but before they get to dictionary status, there are some words that should just go away.

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Dictionary.com picks Dictionary.com picks "misinformation" as word of the year

Misinformation, as opposed to disinformation, was chosen Monday as Dictionary.com's word of the year. Earlier this month, Oxford Dictionaries picked "toxic" as its word of the year.

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Oxford Dictionaries name toxic as the word of 2018 [Video]Oxford Dictionaries name toxic as the word of 2018

Oxford Dictionaries has released 2018's word of the year. It's toxic. People in South Florida and the Treasure Coast have heard that word quite often this year. Jenny Pawlowsky and Kim..

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Oxford dictionaries calls out Rahul Gandhi`s `Modilie` claim, says `no such word exists`

While attacking PM Narendra Modi, Rahul had tweeted claiming that 'Modilie' is a new word in the English dictionary.
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Oxford dictionary's Hindi word of year is Nari Shakti

Oxford Dictionaries announced on Saturday that 'Nari Shakti' as its Hindi Word of the Year for 2018 .
IndiaTimes - Published

Oxford Dictionaries names 'Nari Shakti' Hindi word of 2018; JLF director says it 'encapsulates spirit of our times'

Oxford Dictionaries on Saturday declared "Nari Shakti" the Hindi word for the year 2018. The announcement was made during a session at the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) at Diggi..
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Zee JLF 2019: Oxford dictionaries declares Nari Shakti as the Hindi word of the year 2018

Oxford dictionaries Saturday declared "Nari Shakti" as the Hindi word for the year 2018.
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'Justice' is Webster's word of the year

Racial justice.Obstruction of justice.Social justice.The Justice Department.Merriam-Webster has chosen "justice" as its 2018 word of the year, driven by the churning news cycle over months and months...
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Toxic is Oxford's Word of the Year and it perfectly captures the zeitgeist of 2018

Oxford Dictionaries has released the word which has captured the tone of the past year and that is 'toxic'. Oxford University Press monitors changes in the English language and each year selects a word..
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'Toxic' is Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year


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Aadhaar’ is Oxford dictionary’s Hindi word of 2017

Oxford Dictionaries has chosen ‘Aadhaar’ as the Hindi word of 2017. The word gained popularity due to Aadhaar card, which was in news last year and is likely to remain in highlight this year as..
BGR India - Published Also reported by •SifyDNAZee News

Aadhaar beats mitron, notebandi, gau rakshak to become Oxford Dictionary's Hindi word of 2017

Oxford Dictionaries has chosen 'Aadhaar' as the Hindi word of 2017. The word gained popularity due to Aadhaar card, which was in news last year and is likely to remain in highlight this year as well.
Firstpost - Published Also reported by •DNA

JLF discusses AADHAR of ‘AADHAR'

Oxford Dictionaries, on Saturday, during the third day of JLF announced Aadhaar as the Hindi Word of the Year. In modern Hindi, aadhaar means ‘base’ or ‘foundation’, but the decision to use..
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'Youthquake' is 2017's word of the year declared by Oxford Dictionaries

Youthquake is defined by Oxford Dictionary as 'a significant cultural, political, or social change arising from the actions or influence of young people'.
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'Youthquake' named word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries

Oxford Dictionaries on Friday declared "Youthquake" as the word of the year for 2017, owing to what it calls a "political awakening" among young voters.
Zee News - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald

Malad IRS scam: New arrests reveal Chinese connection

malad irs scam: new arrests reveal chinese connection
The police have found a Chinese connection in the online IRS racket that was being operated from a fake call centre in Malad, which was busted earlier this month. Two more people have been arrested..
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Oxford to announce a Hindi word of the year for the first time ever, results in January 2018

Oxford Dictionaries will have a Hindi word of the year for 2017.
Zee News - Published

Tamil, Gujarati online dictionaries launched by Oxford Dictionaries

New Delhi , Aug 9 : Tamil and Gujarati have joined Hindi to become the second and third Indian languages as part of Oxford Dictionaries' global languages initiative.
newKerala.com - Published Also reported by •Sify

Tamil, Gujarati online dictionaries

Tamil and Gujarati have joined Hindi to become the second and third Indian languages as part of Oxford Dictionaries?
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Chana dal, Chana make it to Oxford English Dictionary

Indian food essentials - chana and chana dal - are among the many new entries in the 'Oxford English Dictionary' (OED) unveiled on Tuesday. Chickpeas (chana) and the split chickpea lentils (chana..
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We Indians love binge-watching!

The term binge-watching was the runner up in Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year in 2013. Indians may have come late to the party a little later, but we're making up for lost time, says Shuma Raha.
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Trump effect: Oxford christens 'Post-truth' the international word of the year 2016

"Post-truth" was proclaimed international word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries after beating off "alt-right" and "Brexiteer",
DNA - Published

"Post-truth" beats "Brexiteer" to title of word of the year 2016

LONDON (Reuters) - "Post-truth" was proclaimed international word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries on Wednesday after beating off "alt-right" and "Brexiteer", a choice the publisher said reflected a..
Reuters India - Published

Why did Oxford Dictionaries scrap campaign to find most hated English word?

After the campaign took a racist turn, Oxford Dictionary was forced to axe its #OneWordMap initiative.
DNA - Published Also reported by •ANI NewsnewKerala.com

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