Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A docile cow or bullock used as a decoy to attract wild cattle.→ coach
- ‘The traditional method of moving cattle by mixing quiet, handled stock or ‘coachers ‘into a wild mob was no longer considered economic.’’
- ‘Gradually, scattered groups of cattle amalgamate, converging on X17 bore where four horsemen and coachers wait patiently.’
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.