Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A tall, glamorous, assertively self-confident woman:‘she's an elegant glamazon who can do no wrong when it comes to red carpet dressing’[as modifier] ‘the glamazon supermodel’
- ‘Eventually, right and might defeats spite and the psycho surgeon and his glamazon are running away.’
- ‘We've asked Richard to spray the spritz on his catwalk tips for modern, big night hair. contrasts in hair trends right now, from small, tight buns to big fluffy glamazon hair.’
- ‘They send her undercover to infiltrate the ultra-popular glamazons who rule the school, in order to plot revenge for years of accumulated meanness.’
- ‘Of course, glamazons have one easy camouflage over guys to brighten teeth: Lipstick color.’
1960s: from glam + Amazon.
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.