Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A type of popular music combining elements of country and western with those of punk rock.
- ‘This collective of Montrealers seem to be hopped up on Bill Monroe, Hank Williams, and the cowpunk of Blood on the Saddle.’
- ‘In between, there's plenty of swaggering and stomping about, with big-reverb cowpunk.’
- ‘Turns out they have live music several nights a week - mostly cowpunk.’
- 1.1A singer or musician who performs cowpunk.‘she burst on to the scene as a cowpunk’
- ‘U.K. cowpunks the Mekons are still at it after some two decades.’
- ‘From cowpunks to good ol’ boys, every new face makes country bigger than it was before.’
- ‘Back then, the lines were pretty blurry between punks, cowpunks, hippies, or rockers of all sorts.’
- ‘Dwight was once a cowpunk, but he's become a classic.’
- ‘The psychedelic cowpunks in the band claim that their suburban bubble insulated them from the comparisons that get thrown their way.’
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.