The clarification came a day after the Congress leader referred to a screenshot of the term and its meaning to take on the Prime Minister over the latter's "lies" on various issues, including the contentious Rafale jet deal.
The Oxford English Dictionary has added over 600 new words, phrases and senses in its latest quarterly update. "By the mid-20th century, 'woke' had been extended figuratively to refer to being 'aware' or 'well informed' in a political or cultural sense," the OED said in a statement.
The Oxford Compact English-English Assamese Dictionary is an addition to OUP's 23 existing bilingual dictionaries in Indian languages. It was launched here yesterday at an event attended by educators, academicians and representatives of educational institutions.