Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘And the movie's weird mixture of moralism and affectlessness cancel each other out.’
- ‘The outcome of the entire enterprise is less disorientation than affectlessness.’
- ‘He had the right kind of affectlessness that made Ingrid the stronger character.’
- ‘Sherman's declamatory vocals add a precise note of affectlessness to his incisive lyrics about romantic dislocation.’
- ‘Both the exhilaration and the hollow affectlessness of everything that follows proceed directly from this game plan.’
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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.