Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small, stocky carnivorous mammal of the dog family, with short legs and small ears. It is native to the forests of Central and South America.
- ‘The bush dog released the captured paca after failing to maneuver itself into a position where it could reach its throat.’
- ‘The cock symbolizes pride, the bush dog implies wealth, and vultures represent filth and disregard.’
- ‘Unfortunately, no individuals of the bush dog (S. venaticus) were available for inclusion in this analysis.’
- ‘Carlos took us an hour west by speedboat to Punta Caracoles, a peninsula jutting out from the national park that teems with bush dogs, tapirs, and other tenacious wildlife.’
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.