Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for Rock Cornish
- ‘She also includes a mustard-based sauce for barbecued Cornish game hens.’
- ‘The modestly priced roasted Cornish hen, stuffed with an intriguing savory-sweet mix of chopped walnuts, bacon, endive and raisins, was an unreserved delight.’
- ‘There are two other options - an entire Cornish hen or smoked trout - but, according to one waiter, only a minute portion of visitors here ever order those items.’
- ‘Here's something I made up for Melissa after seeing Cornish game hens at the grocery store.’
- ‘And I have two Cornish game hens that are calling my name to be cooked for dinner.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.