“I’m gonna go play a ginormous game of sudoku. My DVR is recording my favorite speed dating show as we speak. And when I’m done, I’m going to listen to Lil John. Man can crunk!”
That sentence one day ago had five less legitimate words than it does today. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary added close to 100 new words in its 2007 copyright version of its dictionary. Ginormous topped 2005′s list of “Favorite Word (Not in the Dictionary)” and now, two years later, it has become an official word.
America gets a bigger vocabulary, but it looks as if we still can’t spell because no one clued in spell check…
To the window, to the wall!