Oxford English Dictionary Adds Steampunk

This week, Time Magazine announced the new words that made it into the Oxford English Dictionary, and the term Steampunk was among them! Check out the full list here:

Congratulations, ladies and gentlemen, now we’re really official! Or, at least as official as the “Interwebs” “bromance” “social media” and “microblogging”! Yay!

2 comments on “Oxford English Dictionary Adds Steampunk

  1. Larry Amyett says:

    How does it define ‘steampunk?’

    • aeflint says:

      “a genre of science fiction that typically features steam-powered machinery rather than advance technology”

      Not a very adventurous definition, I must admit.

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