Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Material used to stiffen a garment, fabric, or other object.
- ‘When required, he will apply stiffening and restore the color of the seams.’
- ‘We usually only find it necessary or helpful to apply stiffening for brief periods, typically for no more than 5% of insertion time.’
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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.