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May 17, 2019
Anantkumar Hegde calls Rahul Gandhi 'moron', 'idiotic skill master' for his tweet that 'Modilie' is a new word in English dictionaryUnion minister Anantkumar Hegde on Friday stoked a controversy by calling Congress President Rahul Gandhi a moron for his tweet that 'Modilies' is a new word in the English dictionary.
May 16, 2019
Day after Rahul Gandhi's 'Modilie' dig at PM, Oxford Dictionaries says word does not exist in its recordsOxford Dictionaries said Thursday that the word "Modilie", used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's critics to take a swipe at him, is 'fake'.
Jan 27, 2019
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 Palace.
Jan 27, 2018
Aadhaar beats mitron, notebandi, gau rakshak to become Oxford Dictionary's Hindi word of 2017Oxford 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.
Nov 16, 2016
Blame it on Donald Trump and Brexit: Oxford Dictionaries name 'post-truth' word of the yearThe Oxford Dictionaries chose "post-truth" as their word of the year on Wednesday, saying its use had spiked because of the Brexit vote in Britain and the rise of Donald Trump in the United States.
Nov 19, 2013
Oxford Dictionaries Online's newest entrant 'selfie' is word of the yearThe word “selfie” has beaten the likes of “binge-watch”, “twerk” and “showrooming” to become the word of 2013