Thursday, June 25, 2015
Cisgender Added To Oxford Dictionary
As we say in the Lone Star State, that dog won't hunt any more thank to recent news.
Because the English language is one that is constantly evolving, the Oxford English Dictionary adds words to it every year, This year, one of the nearly 500 words added to the volume that is considered the definitive and authoritative volume when it comes to English in addition to twerk was cisgender.
That sound you just heard was TERF heads exploding,
It will be not only included in the 2015 edition of the Oxford dictionary, but will soon be included in other online and offline dictionaries that look to the Oxford one as their standard for deciding what words do and don't get included.