Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A homosexual man who has prominent, well-developed muscles.
- ‘So, chaps who overtly dress to accentuate a bit of their bodies look sad and weird, like muscle Marys in cap-sleeved T-shirts.’
- ‘The last one was a smashing success, with all performers chomping at the bit to do it again, and, barring the occasional horrified muscle Mary, the crowd is supportive and enthusiastic.’
- ‘His backing troupe were a mix of 15 muscle Marys and massively befeathered Argentinean samba dancers.’
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.