Scrabble Adds LGBTQ Words to Official Dictionary – Alltransinfo

Scrabble Adds LGBTQ Words to Official Dictionary

The Scrabble dictionary has updated its list of approved words for the first time since 2015. Among the 2,800 new words players can use are genderqueer, cisgender, transphobia, and the pronoun ze, which could be a game changer for Scrabble players considering it’s only the third approved two-letter z word in Scrabble history, according to The New York Times.

The new words were approved by Collins, publisher of the Collins English Dictionary. And the move to add the Scrabble words comes after Merriam-Webster approved the words last year.

read more: https://www.advocate.com/news/2019/5/03/scrabble-adds-lgbtq-words-official-dictionary

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