Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Leather dressed with the grain side outwards.
- ‘Construction is a combination of full grain leather and 1,000 denier nylon that's standard in military footwear too.’
- ‘Also popular was the 1948-pattern, full-lace russet combat boot with a cap toe and grain leather.’
- ‘Full grain leather belts and pashmina or pure cashmere scarves in an infinite choice of shades round out this utterly contemporary line of accessories.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.