Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Join closely together.‘a group of tourists conglobulating in a close mass’
- ‘A number of them conglobulate together, by flying round and round, and then all in a heap throw themselves under water and lie in the bed of the river.’
Mid 18th century: from Latin globulus globule on the pattern of earlier conglobate make into a ball.
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.