• Re: It Rhymes with 'orange'

    Hi @redslider, Thank you for having submitted a suggestion for the OED, the editors always appreciate this sort of feedback. Unfortunately they are not able to get back to people individually b… (View Post)
  • Words at Work

    Can you help us to identify the words, phrases, and expressions particular to your workplace? Has a server ever comped your desserts? What did the plumber mean when they said they were going to sw… (View Post)
  • Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2018

    The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2018 is toxic! How did we chose it? Why was it chosen? Find out all about it here. What do you think of our choice? (View Post)
  • Re: Creating an antonym for the political idiom "spin"

    Hi @ablanes887 Interesting point you raised there, and good logic for the term 'Ronan'! However, Oxford Dictionaries are not prescriptive - they don't create or impose senses for words or expr… (View Post)
  • Re: Sorting words by Band 1

    Ah, cool, I'm glad it was of help! Have fun exploring the dictionary for 'single-dot' words - had never thought of doing this myself, but now that you brought it up, I imagine it can be quite inter… (View Post)