Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[sentence adverb] As is presumed; supposedly.‘he is presumedly buried at Tanglewood Cemetery’
reportedly, supposedly, reputedly, purportedly, ostensibly, apparently, by all accounts, so the story goes, putatively, presumedly, presumably, assumedly, declaredly, avowedlyView synonyms
- ‘This small cave called Grotte Hamma is presumedly the location where Cervantes hid with fourteen other fugitives.’
- ‘By 1880, the Crim's moved one county over to Lee County, Texas and presumedly this is where Mary, Ellen's mother, passed away.’
- ‘The children observed were presumedly from normal homes and therefore represented a normal population.’
- ‘The owner of the domain name is flogging it off, presumedly with the intent of profiting from its rise to rapid notoreity.’
- ‘Ellen's father Jacob died sometime before 1860, presumedly in Lexington County, South Carolina.’
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.