This Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 photo displays an index card with the entry "tweet" next to a computer screen showing the Twitter website, at the Merriam-Webster headquarters in Springfield, Mass. Used as both a noun and a verb, the word describing a post made on the online Twitter message service is among more than 100 new terms revealed Thursday for the dictionary publisher's newest edition. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
This Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 photo displays an index card with the entry "tweet" next to a computer screen showing the Twitter website, at the Merriam-Webster headquarters in Springfield, Mass. Used as both a noun and a verb, the word describing a post made on the online Twitter message service is among more than 100 new terms revealed Thursday for the dictionary publisher's newest edition. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
published Thursday, August 25th, 2011
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Here's something for your Twitter feed: "Tweet" has earned a spot in the Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary.

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