Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Confused or stupefied, especially as a result of drinking alcohol:[in combination] ‘Benjamin was trying to clear his drink-fuddled brain’stupefied, addled, befuddled, confused, muddled, bewildered, dumbfounded, dazed, stunned, dizzy, muzzy, groggy, foggy, fuzzy, vague, disorientated, disoriented, all at sea, mixed up, at a loss, at sixes and sevensdopey, woozy, woolly-minded, discombobulated, fazed, not with itView synonyms
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.