“Selfie” Named Word Of The Year By Oxford Dictionary

It’s that time of the year for the Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year. The votes have been counted and the Oxford Dictionaries word of 2013 is… “Selfie”

Pronunciation: /ˈsɛlfi/
(also selfy)

noun (plural selfies)


  • a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website:occasional selfies are acceptable, but posting a new picture of yourself every day isn’t necessary

So how long until that red underline will go away when I upload my #selfie today? Whatever, I guess it’s better than last years word “YOLO”…:/


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