‘Muffin top’ Added to Oxford Dictionary

Tabloids and textbooks now have more in common than you think.

The newest edition of the Oxford English Dictionary will feature more than 600,000 words, with one of its newest nouns being ‘muffin top’.

‘Muffin top’ has officially been defined as a term in the English language known as “a protuberance of flesh above the waistband of a tight pair of trousers“.

Other additions to the Oxford Dictionary’s newest list of changes include:

  • LOL
  • OMG
  • rub-a-dub
  • run-and-shoot
  • singledom
  • smack talk
  • wassup

For a full list of Oxford’s changes, click here.