July 12, 2015 |

More on new additions to the Oxford English Dictionary

ecotown:  a new town designed to have a minimal impact on the environment and to facilitate an environmentally responsible lifestyle for its residents.

freegan: a person who eats discarded food, typically collected from the bins of shops or restaurants, usually for ethical or ecological reasons.

gimmick: to mean a night out with friends.

twitterati:  the collective noun for those using Twitter who are prolific contributors or who who have high numbers of followers.

voluntourism (noun): tourists spending time doing voluntary work on development projects for a charitable organisation.

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