It's time to add some words to the dictionary!! The book is too light, time for new words.  Below is a list of words the Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary just added. Our nation's founders would be happy to know we've added intellectual words like, hashtag, selfie, and unfriend to our collection!


Yooper - a resident of the upper peninsula of Michigan

Catfish - a person who sets up a false personal profile on a social networking site for deceptive purposes.

Steampunk - 19th century societies dominated by historical or imaged steam powered technology.

Dubstep - electronic dance music with prominent bass lines and drums patterns.

Crowdfunding - the practice of soliciting financial contributions from a large number of people online.

Fangirl - a female who is overly enthusiastic fan of someone or something.