Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A female hairdresser.
- ‘So, off she went to become a celebrity coiffeuse.’
- ‘‘They are based on vintage style but with a modern edge,’ says the US-based coiffeuse, who counts Meg Ryan and Winona Ryder among her clients.’
- ‘Carleen the Dancehall Queen, a character she created for her sketches there, morphed into Novelette, a coiffeuse who can tell everything about her clients by their hair.’
- ‘I must send her the number of my own coiffeuse (she emphasises the French term) in Coatbridge.’
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.