Say Whaaat…? Emoji Wins Oxford Dictionaries’ Word of the Year 2015

If you haven’t heard, Oxford Dictionaries recently released their “Word of the Year 2015” and drum roll please….it’s an emoji!! No, not the word emoji (that was added to Oxford Dictionaries in 2013) – I’m talking about the “face with tears of joy” emoji you use when a friend texts you a video of cats being scared by cucumbers. I think it’s an interesting direction for a dictionary to go, but how does one look up an image in a dictionary? I wonder if one day we will have the Oxford Emojis Dictionaries for when emojis start to replace most of our communications. Just kidding! (Kind of.)

Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year 2015 - Emoji


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s