Word on the Street: Oxford Dictionary names 'selfie' its word of the year

The Oxford Dictionary has deemed "selfie" the word of the year. The dictionary defines it as shorthand for a smartphone self-portrait.

The Oxford Dictionary has deemed

The Oxford Dictionary has deemed "selfie" the word of the year. (11/19/13)

THE BRONX - The Oxford Dictionary has deemed "selfie" the word of the year.

The dictionary defines it as shorthand for a smartphone self-portrait.

The term "selfie" beat other buzz words, including "twerk" and "bitcoin."

Bronx residents say the Oxford Dictionary picked the right word.

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