Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[often as modifier] A fluid containing a magnetic suspension.‘ferrofluid cooling’
- ‘Airlines use ferrofluids to help seal rotary valves.’
- ‘While ‘Lost’ and ‘Icelandic Rift’ contain the not-to-be missed natural wonder of magnetic ferrofluid.’
- ‘We live in a world of atomic clocks, of ten dollar lasers you can hold in your hand, of supersonic passenger planes, space stations and ‘ferrofluid.’’
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.