What’s a good definition for ill-advised tweets? Dictionary.com might fit the bill.

In response to a Washington Post story about Mike Pence’s praise of Donald Trump:

Dictionary.com came up with this bit of cleverness:

Really, guys?

No, of course not.

But this particular tweet was just one of many:


Is the dictionary not even sacred anymore?

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with an additional tweet.



Wordplay: Merriam-Webster dictionary ‘throwing shade’ at Trump’s #unpresidented spelling

Dictionary.com would have preferred ‘unicorns’ to have been word of the year, picks ‘xenophobia’ instead