Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- trademark for methadone
- ‘Nothing works except gear or Phy (Physeptone, a brand of methadone, which is a heroin substitute).’
- ‘She has to take 30 tablets of Physeptone every day just to have some quality of life.’
1940s: of unknown origin.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.