Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The policies and principles advocated by former British Prime Minister Tony Blair.‘the rise of Blairism’
- ‘He spearheaded the policies now thought of as Blairism.’
- ‘If Blair goes, it will be a massive defeat for Blairism.’
- ‘He opposed Blairism before it was called that.’
- ‘Where does he stand on Blairism and the New Labour project?’
- ‘He tried to grasp why Blairism has been so electorally attractive to so many voters.’
- ‘It was too close to have any effect on the voters anxious for an alternative to another four years of Blairism.’
- ‘The general election was a bitter blow for Blairism’
- ‘She won more money for the department and then spent much of it on international Blairism.’
- ‘The prime minister reflects the two distinct strands of Blairism.’
- ‘The allies for substantive Blairism will grow.’
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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.