Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A decorative ribbon encircling a hat, held in position above the brim.
- ‘The sun was starting to burn the back of my neck, so I popped on my black Resistol with silver studs around the hatband.’
- ‘Perfect for the man on the go, this panama hat boasts a three-pleated blue hatband.’
- ‘Traffic wardens are rarely a welcome sight to any motorist, but the latest suggested mission for the men and women with the yellow hatbands is surely a righteous one.’
- ‘Buddy pulled on his cowboy boots, and donned a black felt cowboy hat with an Indian pattern hatband.’
- ‘Formality comes into play with very chic suits, shirts and ties; there are also a lot of classic straw hats with feather hatbands.’
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.