Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Be or cause to be juxtaposed or grouped in a syntactic relation.[no object] ‘the two grammatical items are said to colligate’[with object] ‘pronouns are regularly colligated with verbal forms’place side by side, set side by side, place close to one another, set close to one another, mixView synonyms
Mid 16th century (in the literal Latin sense): from Latin colligat- bound together from the verb colligare, from col- together + ligare bind The current sense dates from the 1960s.
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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.