Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
In no way or manner; not at all.‘I can nowise accept the accusation’
- ‘But the worshippers and admirers of these gods delight in imitating their scandalous iniquities, and are nowise concerned that the republic be less depraved and licentious.’
- ‘And Calvino's charming Marco Polo and Marcovaldo and Mr. Palomar are archetypal narrative functionaries, nowise to be compared with the great characters of narrative/dramatic literature.’
- ‘The illegal execution of a guiltless man, whose death sentence the governor of the state had already overturned, however, is truly tragic and nowise sugarcoated in the show.’
- ‘Having been raised in genteel society, she is nowise prepared for this sort of existence.’
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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.