Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Galvanized iron.
- ‘And I've had to promise to replace the wrecked plastic dustbins with a couple of strong galvo ones.’
- ‘From verandah sculptures made of galvo to ceramic teapots you never know what you'll find at KI Artworks.’
- ‘Stewart's pigeon house almost succumbed under a drift six feet high, and half the pigeons escaped where the weight of sand forced an opening in the galvo.’
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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.