Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A man with a wife (or long-term partner) and children, especially one who enjoys home life:‘I'm very much a family man and need to be close to those I love’
- ‘I know he's a family man and misses being with his wife and children.’
- ‘He was a family man and he leaves behind a wife, a daughter and a son.’
- ‘For the most part, this was also a group of family men, husbands and fathers, typically with several children.’
- ‘He was very much a family man - a devoted husband and a dedicated dad and granddad.’
- ‘He was a true family man who enjoyed all sports and games together with caravanning jaunts with his wife, Joyce, and friends.’
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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.