Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A gangster, especially a member of a Mafia family.
- ‘Saturday nights are reserved by the goodfellas for their wives, and Fridays, for the mistresses.’
- ‘Compared to this, the goodfellas seem like sedentary sentimentalists, trapped animals rooted in dying communities, doomed territories.’
- ‘Bobby of course is the most sympathetic goodfella in the Soprano family.’
- ‘If you notice a few goodfellas gawking every so often, don't reach for your pockets too quickly.’
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.