Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
detached, disconnected, unjoined, separate, looseView synonyms
- ‘Then they open their eyes, and attempt to unravel the knot they've made, without unjoining their hands.’
- ‘The only way that I can get the computers to recognize the domain again is by unjoining and rejoining the domain.’
- ‘Your suggestion of unjoining callers from a conference and playing the dialog to them will work as well.’
- ‘One of my domain users was able to unjoin his laptop from the domain.’
- ‘Now I would like to unjoin this machine so the user is not prompted for unsecured databases, but I just don't know how to do this.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.