New words were made legit by Oxford Dictionaries

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The English language is always evolving, whether we like it or not. The folks over at Oxford Dictionary decided these words were here to stay.

MacGyver
Defenition: Make or repair (an object) in an improvised or inventive way, making use of whatever items are at hand

Sentence: “He MacGyvered a makeshift jack with a loghe has a shock of short red hair and a pair of rectangular-framed glasses MacGyvered with duct tape.”
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Bitch face
Defenition: (Typically with reference to a woman) a scowling facial expression, especially as the natural cast of a person’s features

Sentence: “I have a bitch face too! That’s why people talk to my friends first instead of me!”

 

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Manspreading
Defenition: The practice whereby a man, especially one travelling on public transport, adopts a sitting position with his legs wide apart, in such a way as to encroach on an adjacent seat or seats:
a campaign to discourage manspreading or using an adjacent seat as a footrest

Sentence: “We started a campaign to discourage manspreading or using an adjacent seat as a footrest.”
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Rando
Definition: A person one does not know, especially one regarded as odd, suspicious, or engaging insocially inappropriate behaviour

Sentence: “Some rando asked to take her photo.”
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Swole
Defenition: (Especially of a man) extremely muscular

Sentence: “If you’re swole you’ll look good in anything.”
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Awesomesauce
Defenition: Extremely good; excellent

Sentence: “The ladies’ awesomesauce weekend in Vegas ended prematurely.”
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Bruh
Definition: A male friend (often used as a form of address)

Sentence: “Get off the Internet and get a life bruh.”

 

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Brain fart

 

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Fur baby
Defenition: A temporary mental lapse or failure to reason correctly

Sentence: “I’m having a brain fart and can’t spell his name correctly.”
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Mkay
Definition: Non-standard spelling of OK1, representing an informal pronunciation (typically used at the end of a statement to invite agreement, approval, or confirmation)

Sentence: “Just leave us some flowers by the door and we’ll pick them up later, mkay?”
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Butthurt
Definition: or unjustifiably offended or overly resentful

Sentence: “They’re all butthurt that she released the album online first.”
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Weak sauce
Definition: Something that is of a poor or disappointing standard or quality.

Sentence: “The rest of your argument is weak sauce”
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Mic drop
Definition: An instance of deliberately dropping or tossing aside one’s microphone at the end of a performance or speech one considers to have been particularly impressive

Sentence: “He ruffled some feathers with his acceptance speech and mic drop after winning the Best British Album award.”

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