Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A pair of eyebrows that meet above the nose, giving the appearance of a single eyebrow.‘his wealth and cool outweigh his potato head and monobrow’
- ‘Infamous for his distinct monobrow, he is now visible on the left hand side of the mount, alongside his brother Spizz who always rode shot gun.’
- ‘Beware kids, that guy's got an inch high monobrow.’
- ‘They also seemed weirdly ambisexual: at least one seemed to sport eye makeup and extravagantly long lower lashes; another had a monobrow along with bouncy-looking, well-brushed hair.’
- ‘He was unshaven, with a monobrow, red cheeks and a pale face and wore a red shirt, a fleece and dark trousers.’
- ‘And now hear this: Hayek, even with monobrow, is stunning.’
- ‘She does have a mustache and a monobrow, but the main thing is how irritatingly she begs for love.’
- ‘One of them, a large man with a monobrow, hugged me and told me how much he loved our president.’
- ‘Who knows which expletives he is muttering beneath his vast, furrowed monobrow!’
- ‘But then I realised that he too had a monobrow, and was getting a bit fancy with his facial hair.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.