Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] A fine, light cloth resembling linen, woven from the fibres of the inner bark of the ramie plant.
- ‘Lori also added grasscloth to some walls to create further ‘movement and texture.’’
- ‘With natural materials, such as grasscloth, slight variations in colors are natural.’
- ‘Some specialty wallpapers like foils, unbacked and grasscloths require the use of lining paper.’
- ‘Whether it's three-dimensional grasscloth made from plant fibers or vinyl printed to imitate the real thing, the latest wallpaper is all about a wide range of colors and textures.’
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.