Moobs and YOLO have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary

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In today's breaking news, it's been announced that a load of new words have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary - and yeah, some of the inclusions might surprise you a fair bit.

Over 1000 new additions have officially been included in the OED's latest update, with a lot of the contributions being the kind of thing Shakespeare would be outraged by. Well, we assume so anyway. Maybe he'd be into it.

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So, wanna see what words you can now use in your essays without your teacher saying "THAT'S NOT A REAL WORD, YOU DIV"? Well, we've selected some of our personal favourite's below. Behold.

1. Moobs

 Unusually prominent breasts on a man, typically as a result of excess fat.

2. YOLO

An acronym meaning 'you only live once'.

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3. Cheeseball

Someone or something lacking taste, style, or originality; or the breaded and deep fried cheese appetiser.

4. Fuhgeddaboudit

A US colloquialism, associated especially with New York and New Jersey, reflecting an attempted regional pronunciation of the phrase 'forget about it' - used to indicate a suggested scenario is unlikely or undesirable.

5. Yogalates

Used when Pilates exercises are combined with the postures and breathing techniques of yoga.

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Amazing.

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