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imageThe Oxford English Dictionary has come out with a list of new words that have been added to it’s online references. Some of the I like are…

One of these days I’m going to have to put together a…

bucket list

a number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime:making this trip is the first thing on my bucket list

No man should be forced to live with out his…

man cave

a room or other part of a home regarded as a refuge for the man or men of a household:a man cave equipped with a pool table and pinball machine

I’m sure the Road Runner will be happy that he can now officially…

meep

a short, high-pitched sound, especially as emitted by an animal or a vehicle's horn:the kitten released a terrified meep

I probably should never tell anyone that I sometimes run around the house…

nekkid

(of a person) naked:some of the oldest photos in existence are of nekkid women

I wonder if the Pajama Pundit has any dictionary related…

infographic

a visual image such as a chart or diagram used to represent information or data: a good infographic is worth a thousand words

And as I looked over the list I couldn’t but say…

ZOMG

(used especially on electronic message boards as a sarcastic comment on an inexperienced or overenthusiastic poster) oh my God!:ZOMG! ! I finally managed to reformat the filethe airport was hot and big, but there was really nothing that made me stop and think ZOMG FOREIGN COUNTRY!

Head over to Oxford Online Dictionary for the rest of the list. I’m sure you won’t think any of them are…

newb

short for newbieit's easy enough for total newbs to pick up and play