Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An index of figures indicating the relative price of shares on the New York Stock Exchange, based on the average price of selected stocks.→ Dow
From the name of Dow Jones & Co, Inc., a financial news agency founded by Charles H. Dow (1851–1902) and Edward D. Jones ( c. 1855–1920), American economists whose company compiled the first average of US stock prices in 1884.
Dow Jones Industrial Average/ˌdou ˌjōnz inˌdəstrēəl ˈav(ə)rij/
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.