‘Hangry,’ ‘G.O.A.T.’ among 840 new words added to Merriam-Webster dictionary


(WTNH) – Merriam-Webster is growing with the times.

It has now added 840 new words and definitions to adapt to the ever-evolving English vocabulary.

Science and technology advancements led to the addition of words like “fintech” and “biohacking.”

“Hangry” was also added to the list.

“Flight” also got a new definition to describe the small tastings of beer or wine offered in many bars.

“G.O.A.T.,” the abbreviation for “Greatest Of All Time,” also made the list.

For the full list of new words added to the dictionary, click here.

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