Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Denoting or relating to medical treatment by means of electric shocks.‘electroshock therapy’
- ‘Electroshock therapy is used for treatment of depression and manic depression.’
- ‘They used this technique successfully on dogs and in April 1938, they applied electroshock to their first human patient.’
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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.