Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An unattractive or unpleasant person or thing.
- ‘Beautiful people masquerading as mingers guarantee brilliant transformations for the crucial ‘before’ and ‘after’ photos.’
- ‘Bambina, Bob and I, well we're nothing that special; not mingers but not beauty queens either.’
1990s: from minging.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.