It’s Official! Tweeting isn’t Just for the Birds

by Barbara J. Feldman on June 18, 2013

twitter-bird-white-on-blueIn its latest update, the Oxford English Dictionary has added a new definition for “tweet.” And I say that makes it official, tweeting is no longer just for the birds! Congratulations, Twitter!

Other new tech words included in this month’s OED update are “big data,” “crowdsourcing,” “e-reader” and “mouseover.”

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Feldman, Barbara. "It’s Official! Tweeting isn’t Just for the Birds." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 18 Jun. 2013. Web. 20 Nov. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/2206/its-official-tweeting-isnt-just-for-the-birds/ >.