Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A playing card turned face up on the table, especially the top card of the waste heap in rummy.
- ‘There is betting after each card is dealt, starting with the first up card.’
- ‘Turn up another card for a different dealer's up card.’
- ‘The rules of Texas Hold'em, for example, could be changed to have a round of betting after the first down card and after each individual up card.’
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.