Wake up, sheeple: Your favorite political insult is now officially a word


Listen up, sheeple – “sheeple” is now officially a word, so sayeth the shade-throwing master Merriam-Webster.

Wake up!

‘Sheeple’ is in the dictionary nowhttps://t.co/pbXVADEoBm

– Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) April 27, 2017

If you’ve spent any time online, you know that “sheeple” is the word you use when you want to yell at an otherwise undefined group of people. It is the insult the blogging masses use to call someone a “dummy following a person or ideology without knowing why they’re following said person or ideology.”

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