Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A tropical American tree yielding a juice which looks and tastes like cow's milk.
- ‘Some of the larger trees include the purple heart, poponjoche, nargusta, banak, cow tree, espave and crabwood.’
- ‘A related species is the cow tree in Venezuela, whose latex is drunk.’
- ‘After about an hour, the boat motored into a small, intimate lagoon surrounded by rubber, mahogany, and cow trees.’
- ‘The vegetation in this forest is mostly trees like cow trees, more commonly referred to as milk trees.’
- ‘One morning, we hop off the boats, following our guide into a dim forest of enormous cow trees and ancient cedars.’
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.