Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sudden disturbance of the sea caused by a submarine eruption or earthquake.
- ‘Devastated by an epic seaquake, Japan and its people struggle for survival…’
- ‘The museum in Indonesia's politically fraught Aceh province was shaken by the seaquake that triggered off the tsunami.’
- ‘In the same year the Hawaiian Islands, Spain, England and Latin America are also devastated by seaquakes and floods.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.