Dictionary.com aka the website you use when you need to find synonyms and sound smart in an English essay adds new words every year to reflect changes in peoples’ vocabulary – think bootylicious and grool. That means, Microsoft Word’s red squiggly underline can GTFO. Well this year, the dictionary took a lesson from the Betches. Here are the best new words, now try using them in a sentence today.
Bestie; more socially acceptable than BFF
Drunk Text; if you don’t remember sending it, then you’re not responsible for it.
Feels; because cuffing season
Fleek; go thank the woman who does your eyebrows
IRL; our generation’s “Earth to…”
Random; somebody who was definitely not invited. Pairs nicely with “who do you know here?”
Yaasss; yes on adderall
Now if only scientists would start measuring things in units of “as fuck.”