Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A drill with a twisted body like that of an auger.
- ‘Then a gentle touch with a twist drill created a nice radius on the inner surface of the disk.’
- ‘The angle of the cutting tip on a twist drill is 59 degrees.’
- ‘Drilling can be done with many of the same tools you use for drilling wood or metal, including twist drills, brad point drill bits, spade bits or a hole saw with a pilot bit.’
- ‘His cutting device was a twist drill with point but no spurs.’
- ‘These are not common twist drills but rather single-flute cutters with a channel down the side.’
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.