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Merriam-Webster Now Recognises ‘Embiggen’ As A Perfectly Cromulent Word

Merriam-Webster Now Recognises ‘Embiggen’ As A Perfectly Cromulent Word

Pop culture plays a huge part in the process of transforming made up, nonsensical words into perfectly acceptable parts of the lexicon. Today, Merriam-Webster announced via Twitter that “embiggen” – a word that frequently pops up in Marvel’s Ms Marvel series whenever Kamala Khan shapeshifts her body to make it…