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Monday November 16, 2015

Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year is...This Emoji

Seriously? The word of the year is an emoji? I have seen it all now. eek!

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That’s right آ– for the first time ever, the Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year is a pictograph, officially called the ‘Face with Tears of Joy’ emoji, though you may know it by other names. There were other strong contenders from a range of fields, outlined below, but this was chosen as the ‘word’ that best reflected the ethos, mood, and preoccupations of 2015.