Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A word in a programming language which has a fixed meaning and cannot be redefined by the programmer.
- ‘Well, in addition to scanning for offensive strings, some names contain reserved words, or keywords goes the theory.’
- ‘If we don't want this behavior, we can make a variable local to a function by preceding it with the reserved word typeset.’
- ‘‘Non standard features cause problems,’ he said. ‘Users might use reserved words.’’
- ‘The Court pointed out that the reserved words themselves in many, but not all, cases were suggestive of their operational function.’
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.