Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A line in a diagram connecting points where the intensity of light is the same.
- ‘The result keeps the sharpness of bicubic interpolation while smoothing the isophotes to reduce jagged pixelization artifacts.’
Early 20th century: from iso- ‘equal’ + Greek phōs, phōt- light.
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.