“Selfie”: Oxford Dictionaries’ Word of the Year 2013

The word “selfie” has been recognized by the Oxford Dictionaries as the Word of the Year 2013. As per Oxford Dictionaries’ language research, use of the word, has surged 17,000% since this time last year – when “GIF” was conferred the Word of the Year 2012 honor.

What does the word “selfie” means?

The word “selfie” has been defined as “a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website”

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