Merriam Webster
Culture  /  Published 29.11.22

Gaslighting: Merriam-Webster's word of the year 2022

Interest in psychological manipulation has never been so high, according to online dictionary searches...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 10.06.20

Dictionary to revive ‘racism’ definition

Missouri woman points out an evident omission of systemic oppression from the existing definition...
By AP in Missouri

World  /  Published 10.06.20

Woman prompts Merriam-Webster to redefine 'racism'

Kennedy Mitchum claims explanation fell short of including systemic oppression of certain groups of people...

Opinion  /  Published 13.12.19

How they did it

By sliding into the space of pronouns for the single gender-free person, the word shines...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 15.11.19

Defying definition: misogyny in the dictionary

A petition demands that the OED delete derogatory synonyms for the word 'woman'...
By The Editorial Board


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