Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person's large or fat thighs.
- ‘Hide a jelly belly with a mesh top, and disguise thunder thighs with a cute swim skirt.’
- ‘You know these people are thinking, finally she's doing something about those thunder thighs; I call them the ‘brow archers.’’
- ‘I took a small sip of my smoothie and decided not to drink anymore of it, for fear that it might go straight into my thunder thighs.’
- ‘Some of them have thunder thighs which are almost revealed.’
- ‘Like true African American southern girls I have thunder thighs, something I also inherited from my mom.’
- ‘As You enter the holiday grazing season, consider getting a jump on your New Year's resolution and say goodbye to ‘old acquaintances’ such as love handles and thunder thighs.’
- ‘Despite her thunder thighs (girl needs bootcut jeans), her performance is actually rather enjoyable.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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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.