Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1Make (someone) unfit for or unable to do something.‘not to get one's sleep indisposes one for the whole day’disabled, debilitated, indisposed, unfitView synonyms
2Make (someone) averse to something.
- ‘The Vitious Affections and Habits and the deprav'd frame of mind to be met with in most Atheists do very much indispose them to be convinc'd by the proofes of a Deity that might other wise be sufficient.’
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.