Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A menial or monotonous task.‘it wasn't just a joe job—it required precision’
- ‘I had a car and a 9-to-5 joe job, so I was making some money.’
- ‘This is one step up from the typical joe job of just sending out spam email with spoofed ‘from’ headers of someone the spammer doesn't like.’
- ‘I suspect that Mr Macaulay might not understand the term ‘joe job’ either.’
- ‘Since then, the problem of spoofed joe job emails has only gotten worse.’
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.