March 2016 update

The March 2016 update to the Oxford English Dictionary sees the inclusion of more than 500 new words, phrases, and senses, including vlog, bro-hug, and Dad’s Army. You can read more about the new and revised words and meanings in this article by Jonathan Dent, Senior Assistant Editor of the OED.

Associate Editor Eleanor Maier has written our release notes for this quarter, which take a closer look at the exciting history of the noun luck.

See a full list of the new words, subentries, and senses added in this update.

This update also sees the inclusion of a number of words from Singapore English and Hong Kong English.