Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Randomly mottled or variegated, like jasper.‘dark green was a common colour for jaspé linoleum’multicoloured, particoloured, varicoloured, multicolour, many-coloured, many-hued, polychromatic, colourful, prismatic, rainbow-like, rainbow, kaleidoscopic, psychedelic, jazzy, harlequin, motleyView synonyms
Mid 19th century: French, past participle of jasper to marble, from jaspe (see jasper).
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