Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Modest; unassuming.‘a quiet, unpresuming man’
- ‘Anonymous, unpresuming spaces: backyards, little squares, impasses, narrow streets and alleyways.’
- ‘Being less unpresuming, I assess the situation as follows.’
- ‘Fantastic views, bizarre place, very discreet, unpresuming and unpretentious.’
- ‘The FP737s-D model is an inexpensive office LCD monitor with an unpresuming appearance and a minimum of functionality.’
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.