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Dictionary.com



Bio The official Twitter feed for Dictionary.com, the worlds leading digital dictionary. Follow for #WordoftheDay #WordTrends #Quotes and more!
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Sprout Social : Honestly, you may want to skip some of these words. #TrustTheDictionary

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Sprout Social : Sad news sent one word 🚀 5,720% on dictionary.com this week. #WordsOfTheWeek

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Sprout Social : "Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free"
comes from a poem by Emma Lazarus.

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Sprout Social : Now for the good news. Its not what you think. dictionary.com/e/misleading-t…

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Sprout Social : Searches for illegal alien were 📈 on dictionary.com this week. Here's what searchers found. #WordsOfTheWeek

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Twitter Web Client : Gosh is used as an exclamation or mild oath. It dates back to the 1750s, when it was first introduced as a euphemistic alteration of God.

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Sprout Social : You know not to judge a book by its cover, so let's talk about judging words, shall we?
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Sprout Social : If you're participating in #TakeYourDogToWorkDay, you're spending the day with a creature formerly known as a hound, regardless of the breed. #FridayFunFact

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Sprout Social : Good news for a Canadian family sent searches for polyamorous flying on dictionary.com this week. Do you know what it means? #WordsOfTheWeek
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Sprout Social : Compassion is a noun. It means "a feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stricken by misfortune, accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate the suffering."

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Sprout Social : Back when the phrase its a dogs life was first recorded, dogs werent even allowed in the house ... forget #TakeYourDogToWorkDay.

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Sprout Social : Euphemism. The substitution of a mild or vague expression for one thought to be offensive, harsh, or blunt.

E.g. Red wave is often used as a euphemism for an occurrence of menstruation.

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Sprout Social : Demisexuality does not describe romantic feelings like other sexual orientations might. #PrideMonth

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Sprout Social : You know what the cha cha is on the dance floor. But do you know what it means off the dance floor?

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Sprout Social : Message. A communication containing some information.

E.g. President Trump says Melania Trump's jacket contained a message about the media.

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