Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An electronically generated caption superimposed on a television or cinema screen.
- ‘Fox then displayed a chyron of the last few winners of the Nobel Peace Prize.’
- ‘At the end, a chyron appears reading: "HBO Sunday....American Life."’
- ‘One of the other notable things they do is that they flash a chyron on the bottom that reads ‘Source: Social Security Administration’.’
1970s: from Chyron Corporation, its manufacturer.
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.