Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] The inferior end of a neck of mutton.‘scrag-end of mutton’figurative ‘his story of out-of-work actors at the scrag-end of the 1960s’
- ‘They pay less because they're doing a serious job in the scrag-ends of the planet to stop people from dying from extreme dehydration.’
- ‘For how long can farmers continue to be left the scrag-end when it comes to payments?’
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.