Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A good-looking but unintelligent young man.‘how did she trick audiences conditioned to drool over himbos into falling for a middle-aged guy with a slight case of rheumatism?’
- ‘It's truly sad when an animated bit of celluloid from 1969 has more personality, charisma, and raw sex appeal than our bleached bland himbo Fred.’
- ‘He does seem like just a pretty face without much going on upstairs (a '30s version of the himbo).’
- ‘This was a lot of theory to put on a hitherto monosyllabic himbo's shoulders.’
- ‘She's not going to get over him by locking lips and bumping hips with some pretty little himbo!’
- ‘The blond himbo can actually make a decision?’
- ‘But this blond himbo's eagerness to hog credit for the Mystery Gang's success prompts an acrimonious breakup.’
- ‘I've got nothing against old people, but you'd never have a woman in her 60s presenting with a himbo.’
1980s: blend of him and bimbo.
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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.