Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A garment worn by surgeons and other theatre staff while performing or assisting at an operation.
- ‘Vets are being urged to adopt sterile operating conditions during surgery to reduce risks including gloves, masks and scrub suits, although they warn this is likely to increase the cost of care.’
- ‘Our policy requires surgical team members to wear bouffant-style disposable hats and two-piece scrub suits.’
- ‘These are health care's only patented technology for distribution of scrub suits and linen in the hospital environment.’
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.