Today’s Dish: Merriam-Webster adds new words

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You can make your vocabulary larger by opening Merriam-Webster. It has added 640 new words to the dictionary.

Among them “buzzy” which is something or someone that draws a lot of attention. Another  word is “bottle episode” which is relatively cheap episode of a t-v show that usually sticks to a single setting.

James Holzhauer is officially a Jeopardy millionaire. Holzhauer’s 14-day total reached a massive $1,061,554.

He now ranks fourth on Jeopardy’s all-time consecutive wins list. Jeopardy has launched a website to monitor his progress.

24-year-old Manuel Franco from Wisconsin recounted the story behind winning the $768 million Powerball jackpot. It’s the third-largest in U.S. history. 

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