September 2004 update

List of new words

  • ORBAT, n.
  • orbited, a.1
  • orbiting, n.1
  • orbitolinid, a. and n.
  • orchio-, comb. form
  • Orcish, a. and n.
  • ordie, n.
  • ordinally, adv.
  • ordinance, v.
  • Ordnung, n.
  • ore, n.4
  • orecchiette, n.
  • oreo, n.2
  • orewood, n.
  • orexigenic, a.
  • orey-eyed, a.
  • organal, n.
  • organella, n.
  • organified, a.
  • organophosphorous, a.
  • organotypic, a.
  • organster, n.
  • organule, n.
  • Ori, n.
  • originalism, n.
  • orinasal, a. and n.
  • Orkhon, n.
  • orley, n.
  • orlistat, n.
  • ornamenting, n.
  • ornamentor, n.
  • ornithogeographic, a.
  • ornithogeographical, a.
  • ornithogeography, n.
  • Ornitholestes, n.
  • ornithomimid, a. and n.
  • ornithomimosaur, n.
  • Ornithomimus, n.
  • ornithomorph, n.
  • ornithurine, a. and n.
  • oro-, comb. form2
  • orobanchaceous, a.
  • oromandibular, a.
  • Oromo, n. and a.
  • orphanizing, n.
  • orphanotrophium, n.
  • orthide, n. and a.
  • ortho, a.2 (and n.)
  • orthodoxan, n.
  • orthogenic, a.
  • orthogonalizing, n.
  • orthogonion, n.
  • orthogonium, n.
  • orthokeratology, n.
  • orthology, n.2
  • orthonectid, n.
  • Orthonectida, n.
  • orthoplasy, n.
  • orthorexia, n.
  • orthorexic, n. and a.
  • Ortonesque, a.
  • orzo, n.
  • Os, n.3
  • Oscan-Umbrian, a. and n.
  • Oscar, n.2
  • oscar, n.4
  • Oscar, v.
  • Oscar Asche, n.
  • Oscared, a.
  • oscillo-, comb. form
  • oscine, n.2
  • oscularity, n.
  • osetrova, n.
  • os frontis, n.
  • oshi, n.
  • oshi-dashi, n.
  • oshi-taoshi, n.
  • Osiandrine, n.
  • Osirified, a.
  • Osler, n.
  • Oslerian, a. and n.
  • Osler-Rendu-Weber, n.
  • Osler-Weber-Rendu, n.
  • Osmia, n.
  • osmolyte, n.
  • osmometrical, a.
  • osmophile, a.
  • osmotherapy, n.1
  • osmotherapy, n.2
  • osmoticum, n.
  • os penis, n.
  • osseointegrated, a.
  • osseointegration, n.
  • Ossetin, a. and n.
  • Ossewa Brandwag, n.
  • ossi-, comb. form
  • ossicusp, n.
  • ossifer, n.
  • ostalgy, n.
  • ostariophysan, n. and a.
  • Osteichthyes, n.
  • osteitis deformans, n.
  • osteitis fibrosa, n.
  • ostend, v.2
  • ostensoir, n.
  • ostensorio, n.
  • ostensorium, n.
  • osteocalcin, n.
  • osteochondritis dissecans, n.
  • osteochondrosis, n.
  • osteoclasia, n.
  • osteolepiform, a. and n.
  • osteometric, a.
  • osteonecrosis, n.
  • osteophytosis, n.
  • osteoplastic, n.
  • osteopsathyrosis, n.
  • osteosclerotic, a.
  • Osteospermum, n.
  • ostiarius, n.
  • ostiolum, n.
  • Ostjuden, n.
  • ostracization, n.
  • Ostracoda, n.
  • otaku, n.
  • otectomy, n.
  • oth, prep. and conj.
  • Othello, n.
  • otherside, adv. and prep.
  • othertime, adv.
  • otherward, adv.
  • otoacoustic, a.
  • otocranium, n.
  • Otoe, n. and a.
  • Oto-Manguean, n. and a.
  • Otomian, n. and a.
  • Otsego bass, n.
  • otter hunter, n.
  • Ottomanized, a.

In addition to these new entries, a number of new subordinate entries were added to existing entries. These included:

  • (Under orb, n.1)
    • orb spider
    • orb-web spider
  • (Under orbital, a. and n.)
    • orbital quantum number
    • orbital sander
    • orbital tower
  • (Under orchard, n.)
    • orchard pear tree
  • (Under orchid, n. (and a.))
    • orchid cactus
  • (Under orchido-, comb. form)
    • orchidophile
  • (Under ordeal, n.)
    • ordeal bark
    • ordeal poison
    • ordeal tree
  • (Under order, n.)
    • order-driven
  • (Under ordinary, a. and adv.)
    • ordinary grade
    • ordinary time
  • (Under Oregon, n.)
    • Oregon alder
    • Oregon myrtle
    • Oregon boot
  • (Under organ, n.1)
    • organ bank
    • organ meat
    • organ tone
  • (Under organic, a. and n.)
    • organic metal
  • (Under organized, a.)
    • organized religion
  • (Under organo-, comb. form)
    • organomegaly
    • organoclay
  • (Under orgiastic, a.)
    • orgiasticism
  • (Under oriental, a. and n.)
    • Oriental cockroach
    • Oriental despotism
  • (Under original, a. and n.)
    • original equipment manufacturer
    • original gravity
  • (Under originating, a.)
    • originating summons
  • (Under origination, n.)
    • origination fee
  • (Under Orion, n.)
    • Orion’s belt
  • (Under Orkney, a. and n.)
    • Orkney cheddar
    • Orkney cheese
  • (Under ornithine, n.)
    • ornithine carbamoyltransferase
    • ornithine decarboxylase
    • ornithine transcarbamylase
  • (Under orocline, n.)
    • oroclinal
  • (Under orphan, n. and a.)
    • orphan assets
  • (Under Orphean, a. and n.)
    • Orphean warbler
  • (Under orra, a.)
    • orra-loon
  • (Under orris root, n.)
    • orris root oil
  • (Under ortho-, comb. form)
    • orthoquartzite
  • (Under orthoscopic, a. and n.)
    • orthoscopic eyepiece
  • (Under Osage, n. and a.)
    • Osage apple
    • Osage thorn
  • (Under oscillating, a.)
    • oscillating universe
  • (Under osculating, a.)
    • osculating element
    • osculating ellipse
  • (Under osier, n. and a.)
    • osier-ground
    • osier plantation
    • osier-plot
  • (Under Osler-Weber-Rendu, n.)
    • Osler-Weber-Rendu disease
  • (Under osmic, a.1)
    • osmic tetroxide
  • (Under osmo-, comb. form2)
    • osmotolerant
  • (Under osteo-, comb. form)
    • osteoblastoma
    • osteochondral
    • osteopenia
    • osteophagia
    • osteosynthesis
  • (Under ostler, n.)
    • ostler-house
  • (Under ostrich, n. and a.)
    • ostrich dinosaur
    • ostrich meat
  • (Under Otaheite, a. and n.)
    • Otaheite cane
    • Otaheite gooseberry
    • Otaheite orange
    • Otaheite plum
  • (Under other, a., pron., n., and adv.1)
    • other life
  • (Under otic, a.)
    • otic capsule
  • (Under oto-, comb. form)
    • otoconite
  • (Under otter, n.1)
    • otter civet

Out-of-sequence new entries

9 September 2004 also saw the publication of the the following new entries from across the alphabet:

  • -alicious, comb. form
  • anarcho-, comb. form
  • anarcho-capitalism, n.
  • anarcho-capitalist, n. and a.
  • ancho, n.
  • antineoplastic, a. and n.
  • artsy, n.
  • Atkins, n.2
  • atto-, prefix
  • babelicious, a.
  • Barolong, a. and n.
  • bartend, v.
  • bartending, n.
  • big tent, n.
  • bimbo, n.3
  • biofilm, n.
  • biopsychosocial, a.
  • bootylicious, a.
  • Botox, n.
  • Botox, v.
  • Buddhological, a.
  • Buddhologist, n.
  • Buddhology, n.
  • bumsters, n.
  • bunker buster, n.
  • caffè, n.
  • caffè espresso, n.
  • caffè latte, n.
  • caffè macchiato, n.
  • catastrophizer, n.
  • chemonucleolysis, n.
  • chetrum, n.
  • chile ancho, n.
  • chile poblano, n.
  • clusterfuck, n.
  • co-branded, a.
  • co-branding, n.
  • commentariat, n.
  • Dadrock, n.
  • day job, n.
  • defrag, n.
  • defrag, v.
  • defragger, n.
  • defragment, v.
  • defragmentation, n.
  • defragmenter, n.
  • demassification, n.
  • demassify, v.
  • desi, a. and n.
  • detectorist, n.
  • die-off, n.
  • dopaminergic, a.
  • espresso macchiato, n.
  • fluffer, n.2
  • Foosball, n.
  • foot-shooting, n.
  • foot-shooting, a.
  • French-braid, v.
  • French braid, n.
  • French-braided, a.
  • French braiding, n.
  • fungo, n.2
  • fungo, v.
  • Gerovital, n.
  • Habanero, n. and a.
  • half-pipe, n.
  • home-sitter, n.
  • home-sitting, n.
  • hone, v.4
  • house-sit, v.
  • house-sitter, n.
  • house-sitting, n.
  • jarhead, n.
  • jiggy, a.
  • kleptocrat, n.
  • kleptocratic, a.
  • Krautrock, n.
  • latte, n.
  • latte macchiato, n.
  • lesbigay, a. (and n.)
  • lipstatin, n.
  • pashmina, n. and a.
  • poblano, n.
  • punditocracy, n.
  • rebadge, v.
  • rebadged, a.
  • rebrand, v.
  • rebranded, a.
  • rebranding, n.
  • Rendu-Osler-Weber, n.
  • reorg, n.
  • repurpose, v.
  • Rolong, n. and a.
  • rotaxane, n.
  • scally, n.
  • scamorza, n.
  • SCSI, n.
  • Sensex, n.
  • Serolong, n.
  • sexual orientation, n.
  • shit-stir, v.
  • shit-stirrer, n.
  • shit-stirring, n.
  • shit-stirring, a.
  • -sit, comb. form
  • -sitter, comb. form
  • -sitting, comb. form
  • SoHo, n.3
  • stakeholder, n.
  • stakeholding, n.
  • stan, n.
  • Stepford, a.
  • telco, n.
  • threequel, n.
  • track pad, n.
  • wahoo, v.
  • wahoo, int.
  • will-call, a.
  • yowzer, int.
  • Zapatism, n.
  • Zapatismo, n.
  • Zapatist, n. and a.
  • Zapatista, n. and a.

In addition to these new entries, the following out-of-sequence subordinate entries were added:

  • (Under artsy, a.)
    • artsiness
  • (Under asymmetric, a.)
    • asymmetric warfare
  • (Under asymmetrical, a.)
    • asymmetrical warfare
  • (Under B)
    • BEC
  • (Under bandit, n.)
    • like a bandit (also bandits)
    • to make out like a bandit
  • (Under base, n.1)
    • base pay
  • (Under beta, n.)
    • beta customer
  • (Under big, a.)
    • big-endian
  • (Under bio-)
    • bioinvader
    • bioinvasion
  • (Under biological, a. (and n.))
    • biological invader
    • biological invasion
  • (Under black, a.)
    • black diamond
  • (Under blue, a.)
    • blue square
  • (Under Bose-Einstein, n.)
    • Bose-Einstein condensate
  • (Under bunker, n.1)
    • bunker-busting
  • (Under burger, n.)
    • burger van
  • (Under burn-, comb. form)
    • burn rate
  • (Under capital, a. and n.2)
    • capital sin
    • capital vice
  • (Under cardinal, a.)
    • cardinal sin
  • (Under cat, n.1)
    • cat-sit
    • cat sitter
    • cat-sitting
  • (Under catastrophize, v.)
    • catastrophizing
  • (Under chip, n.1)
    • chip van
  • (Under cop, v.3)
    • to cop a feel
  • (Under curry, n.2)
    • curry house
  • (Under dating, vbl. n.)
    • dating agency
    • dating bureau
    • dating service
  • (Under deep, a.)
    • deep cycle
    • deep cycling
  • (Under dog, n.1)
    • dog-sit
    • dog sitter
    • dog-sitting
  • (Under drop, v.)
    • to drop science
  • (Under dynamic, a. and n.)
    • dynamic pricing
  • (Under F)
    • FEMA
  • (Under fan, n.2)
    • fanboy
    • fangirl
  • (Under farmer, n.2)
    • farmers’ market
  • (Under fish, n.1)
    • fish and chip van
  • (Under flat, a., adv., and n.3)
    • flat-panel
  • (Under foot, n.)
    • foot in the door
    • to get (also have) a (also one’s) foot in the door
  • (Under fossil, a. and n.)
    • fossil record
  • (Under French, a. and n.)
    • French plait
  • (Under fuck, v.)
    • fuck buddy
  • (Under G)
    • GI
  • (Under garden, n.)
    • garden variety
  • (Under gentleman, n.)
    • gentleman’s C
  • (Under glycæmia, n.)
    • glycaemic index
  • (Under green, a. and n.)
    • green circle
  • (Under head, n.1)
    • head fake
    • head-fake
  • (Under heaven, n.)
    • cat heaven
    • dog heaven
  • (Under hereditary, a. (n.))
    • hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia
  • (Under home, n.1 and a.)
    • home banking
  • (Under honourable, a. (n., adv.))
    • honourable discharge
  • (Under insert, n.)
    • insert mode
  • (Under jury, n.)
    • jury duty
  • (Under kebab, n.)
    • kebab house
    • kebab van
  • (Under large, a., adv., and n.)
    • to live large
    • to give it large
    • to have it large
  • (Under large, v.)
    • to large it (up)
  • (Under little, a., adv., and n.)
    • little-endian
  • (Under R)
    • RIB
  • (Under rigid, a. and n.)
    • rigid inflatable
  • (Under S)
    • SUV
  • (Under sign, v.1)
    • to sign off on
  • (Under space, n.1)
    • space hopper
    • space tourism
    • space tourist
  • (Under sport, n.1)
    • sport-fucking
    • sport utility
    • sports utility
    • sports utility vehicle
    • sport ute
    • sport utility vehicle
  • (Under sticky, a.2)
    • sticky foam
  • (Under stir, v.)
    • to stir (up) shit
  • (Under tart, n.)
    • tart card
  • (Under time, n.)
    • time of the month
  • (Under toilet, n.)
    • down the toilet
    • in the toilet
  • (Under undesirable, a. and n.)
    • undesirable discharge
  • (Under video-)
    • video dating

Finally, new meanings were added to the following entries:

  • additive, a. and n.
  • artsy, a.
  • bimbo, n.2
  • black, a.
  • blue, a.
  • brand, v.
  • branding, vbl. n.
  • catastrophize, v.
  • chop, n.2
  • closed, ppl. a.
  • contagion, n.
  • crap, n.1 and a.
  • cult, n. and a.2
  • cup, n.
  • decompress, v.
  • decompression, n.
  • fragmentation, n.
  • fragmented, pa. pple. and ppl. a.
  • green, a. and n.
  • half-and-half, phr.
  • heaven, n.
  • hone, v.3
  • -ism, suffix
  • large, a., adv., and n.
  • red, a. and n.
  • tart, v.2
  • Tex-Mex, a. and n.
  • toilet, n.