Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Easily affected emotionally by other people's distress or by criticism.‘the tender-minded neurotic swallows the whole theory’‘he wrote tolerantly of administrative massacres, no doubt to irritate the tender-minded’
- ‘All of this may give a certain amount of comfort to those who are tender-minded.’
- ‘Your recent comment was uncharacteristically tender-minded.’
- ‘Soft revolutionists are close to the tender-minded position of the rationalist.’
- ‘Would you call yourself tough-minded or tender-minded?’
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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.