“Oxford” adds social meaning to the word Tweet




Oxford” adds social meaning to the word Tweet

He said organizers of the one-month English language dictionaries around the world, a new meaning to the word Tweet ” chirp – Tweets “to give her a social dimension, which can play a site” Twitter “role in the spread among users of social networks.

He said the editor Dictionary “Oxford”, John Simpson in the publication special updates that have occurred in the dictionary during the month of June, the name and the verb of the word Tweet in later social, which was added to the dictionary, came in spite of laws that do not allow adding the word new without having passed on to use at least 10 years.

Referred to the social dimension has been added to your dictionary this word and the words Follow and Follower “the up continued , observer “as well as 1200 came the word, including new ones or that have been modified.

It should be noted that the act Tweet sense your site “Twitter” is not the first, where he was the inclusion of the word Google as a verb meaning “looking in the Google search engine” in 2006.
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