Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Having literary or bookish pretensions.‘our weekly journals are filled with book reviews or booksy gossip’
- ‘And it is also true that he is a good, hell-bent, cold-hearted writer, and his books are exciting and powerful and - if I may filch the word from the booksy ones - pulsing.’
- ‘I'm an editor, writer and reviewer, passionate about all things booksy.’
- ‘Off the field, he's soft-spoken, looks like a booksy type of guy.’
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.