Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1 Officially exclude (someone) from participation in the Christian sacraments; excommunicate.
- ‘Midlife, he was unchurched, and his excommunication placed him in a state of dejection.’
- 1.1Deprive (a building) of its status as a church.
- ‘At one time it was unchurched altogether, then restored to a certain status, and again Cromwell degraded the venerable pile to the level of a stable.’
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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.