Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Not shown to exist or be true.
- ‘However, many real impacts go undetected and undemonstrated simply because of budgetary constraints.’
- ‘But this is undemonstrated, and I don't think it was even a ‘necessary’ condition.’
- ‘In either case, the question concerning the applicability of the essence remains assumed but undemonstrated.’
- ‘The exquisite phrases that he never tires of hearing are sweet things that went unsaid; the strange, otherworldly canvases he delights in contemplating are expressions of an undemonstrated love.’
- ‘He spoke as if it were factual evidence of a previously undemonstrated hypothesis; as if he admitted no other possibility.’
- ‘How exactly that qualification occurs is unclear and undemonstrated.’
- ‘The proposal seems to me to be driven by the availability of some surplus Government-owned land and by an undemonstrated belief that this rural location would aid the self-containment of the Centre.’
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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.