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  • Should these seven new words go in the dictionary?

    Apr 08, 2019 | 3 Comments

    Image stating: Words to Watch May. Should these words go in the Macquarie Dictionary?

    Once a month, we pick out a few words submitted by you for consideration in the Macquarie Dictionary. We're looking for anything new, quirky, out of left field, Australian-specific or completely unknown and obscure. Nothing is off the table! For the month of May, we have had a significant amount of ...


  • Should these seven new words go in the dictionary?

    Mar 06, 2019 | 4 Comments

    Image stating: Words to Watch April. Should these words go in the Macquarie Dictionary?

    Every month, we review some of the new words as submitted by you for consideration in the Macquarie Dictionary. We are looking for interesting, Australia-specific usage, but we love all new, and sometimes old but relatively unknown words. This month, we had a plethora of submissions but we've picked...


  • Should these seven new words go in the dictionary?

    Feb 22, 2019 | 4 Comments

    Image stating: Words to Watch March. Should these words go in the Macquarie Dictionary?

    Every month, we review some of the new words as submitted by you for consideration in the Macquarie Dictionary. We are looking for interesting, Australia-specific usage, but we love all new, and sometimes old but relatively unknown words. This month, we had a plethora of submissions but we've picked...


  • Should these seven new words go in the dictionary?

    Nov 01, 2018 | 4 Comments

    Image stating: new words November. Should these words go in the Macquarie Dictionary?

    Every month, we review some of the new words as submitted by you for consideration in the Macquarie Dictionary. We are looking for interesting, Australia-specific usage, but we love all new, and sometimes old but relatively unknown words. This month, we had a plethora of submissions but we've picked...


  • Should packing party, himpathy and solopreneur go in the dictionary?

    Sep 26, 2018 | 1 Comment

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    We're ready to look at some more new words as submitted by you, our readers and fellow word connoisseurs.

    We are always on the lookout for new, emerging and interesting words to add to the Macquarie Dictionary, so please let us know if you know of one. Read more...


  • Should logical family, dibling and food forest go in the dictionary?

    Sep 03, 2018 | 10 Comments

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    We're ready to look at some more new words as submitted by you, our readers and fellow word connoisseurs.

    We are always on the lookout for new, emerging and interesting words to add to the Macquarie Dictionary, so please let us know if you know of one. Read more...


  • Should detourism, factflip and CODA go in the dictionary?

    Jul 31, 2018 | 3 Comments

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    We're ready to look at some more new words as submitted by you, our readers and fellow word connoisseurs.

    We are always on the lookout for new, emerging and interesting words to add to the Macquarie Dictionary, so please let us know if you know of one. Read more...


  • Should Zucked, Chinese room and cinematic universe go in the dictionary?

    Jul 02, 2018 | 0 Comments

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    We're ready to look at some more new words as submitted by you, our readers and fellow word connoisseurs.

    We are always on the lookout for new, emerging and interesting words to add to the Macquarie Dictionary, so please let us know if you know of one. Read more...


  • Should plogging, brookie and thunderclap headache go in the dictionary?

    Jun 01, 2018 | 1 Comment

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    We're ready to look at some more new words as submitted by you, our readers and fellow word connoisseurs.

    We are always on the lookout for new, emerging and interesting words to add to the Macquarie Dictionary, so please let us know if you know of one. Read more...


  • Should climatarian, glass barbie, gray-A and mother wound go in the dictionary?

    May 01, 2018 | 1 Comment

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    We're ready to look at some more new words as submitted by you, our readers and fellow word connoisseurs.

    We are always on the lookout for new, emerging and interesting words to add to the Macquarie Dictionary, so please let us know if you know of one. Read more...


  • Should bum gun, wall of death, family cloth and whale fall go in the dictionary?

    Apr 04, 2018 | 0 Comments

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    Who's down to get a banh mi after the wall of death tonight? Might meet a silver fox there too. But hope he has a bum gun at home and not family cloth! Read more new words here...


  • Should bottle-o, smombie and deathiversary go in the dictionary?

    Mar 01, 2018 | 2 Comments

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    Navigating the smombies to get to the bottle-o in time for a perigee syzygy viewing party is a centennial thing, right? Don't forget to pick up some qukes at the grocer on the way home. Read more new words here...