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Shashi Tharoor’s Word of the Week: Epicaricacy

By Shashi Tharoor | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON JUN 15, 2019 05:53 PM IST
That feeling of misplaced glee you feel at someone else’s misfortune.
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Congress party president Rahul Gandhi tweeted that there was a new word in the English dictionary, ‘Modilie’.(ANI)
Congress party president Rahul Gandhi tweeted that there was a new word in the English dictionary, ‘Modilie’.(ANI)

Rahul Gandhi jabs PM Modi with tweet on ‘new word’ in dictionary

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Dehi
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2019 09:24 PM IST
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi claimed that a new word has been added in the English dictionary - ‘Modilie’.
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Some words are more familiar, they just have new meanings.
Some words are more familiar, they just have new meanings.

Swole, buzzy, among new words in Merriam-Webster dictionary

By Associated Press | BOSTON
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 01:44 PM IST
The Springfield, Massachusetts-based company on Monday added words like swole, bug-out bag and omnicide to the roughly half-million words already listed.
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Tharoor’s tweet has been shared over 300 times and has garnered over 1,500 ‘likes’.
Tharoor’s tweet has been shared over 300 times and has garnered over 1,500 ‘likes’.

‘Roorback’: Shashi Tharoor sends Twitter scurrying for dictionary, again

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 20, 2018 02:15 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor has a habit of peppering his tweets with the most obscure words, sending Twitterati looking for a dictionary.
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