Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An independent, unmarried young woman.[as modifier] ‘a bachelor-girl apartment’
- ‘The bachelor girl plans to celebrate her win by watching England's footballers play Turkey - she predicts a 3-1 win for England - but said she was going to be sensible with her winnings.’
- ‘Housewives, bachelor girls, in fact anybody who has a bed to make each day, can cut the time and effort they spend on the chore by using fitted sheets.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.