Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Due respect.‘certain sectors of the music fraternity still refuse to give him props’
- ‘My fiancé alerted me to you giving me props on your journal, and it's Christmas right here in Singapore.’
- ‘One of the greatest outlaws of them all is given props on the Waylon Jennings Tribute.’
- ‘Wish I could take credit for this but big props to the M-Dogg for finding it.’
- ‘She had done most of the kitchen organising and she deserves tidiness props too!’
- ‘He was perfectly nice to her nonetheless, so he got a few extra props from moi.’
1990s: from proper respect.
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.