Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Strange to say, the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Atlas of Moonee Nature Reserve doesn't list this Joe Blake.’
- ‘Our guide, Peter, pointed out the cormorants, kites and spoonbills resting in the gums and coolabah trees and warned us about the Joe Blakes.’
2NZ The shakes; delirium tremens.
- ‘It looks like someone who has been binge drinking woke up with the "Joe Blakes."’
- ‘It's enough to give a bloke the Joe Blakes.’
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.