New English Language Words Added to Merriam-Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary

What the heck does “meme” mean? When was the term “click bait” first used? In what context is the phrase “dark money” employed? These and other questions are handily answered in M-W’s blog entitled A Thing About Words. Here you will also find new favorites such as NSFW and WTF.

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