Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A woman's breast.‘all that sold was the big bazooms’
chest, bosom, breastsView synonyms
- ‘The producers eschewed originality in favor of booms and bazooms.’
- ‘The program lets the subjects explain in their own words why they think their lives will improve once monster-sized Pamela Lee bazooms are stuffed into their chests.’
- ‘When the doctor returns, he's horrified to see the resulting cartoonishly huge bazooms.’
- ‘To your eyes they are indistinguishable from the women in the Victoria's Secret store posters - they have the hair, the proportions, the attitude, the bazooms.’
1950s: probably an alteration of bosom.
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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.