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merriam-webster’s ‘sheeple’ definition uses apple fanboys example

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merriam-webster’s ‘sheeple’ definition uses apple fanboys example

merriam-webster just stepped in a bit of controversy with its new ‘sheeple’ word addition. no, it’s not the addition of the word itself that is causing the arguments and hurt feelings — it’s the two examples of the word that it provides, one of which is a criticism of (a certain) apple product and the people who buy/bought it. not familiar with sheeple? the dictionary defines it as such: “people who are docile, compliant, or easily influenced.”merriam-webster tweeted out the new addition yesterday, pointing toward the ‘sheeple’ word. it’s not unusual for the dictionary to add new words based on their popular usage in the english language. various dictionaries (and scrabble...