Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A woman's fat or swollen ankle whose flesh merges unattractively with that of the calf.
- ‘I don't even want to talk about the cankles anymore.’
- ‘Anyone could fall in love with Rosemary and her cankles.’
- ‘‘Well I already have cankles to begin with,’ he laughed.’
Early 21st century: blend of calf and ankle.
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.