Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Immerse (a yarn or fabric) in a special solution in order to color it.
- ‘She transferred the drawings of German painter Caspar David Friedrich onto full skirts and dresses, mixed them with computer-like pixellated prints and topped it all with dip-dyed sloppy jumpers or couture-like coats.’
- ‘Then the pieces were dyed using dip-dyeing or tie-dyeing.’
- ‘I also quite liked her blue dip-dyed chiffon top with mother-of-pearl ring detail and her pale lemon silk satin hooded mini-dress with long beaded tassel.’
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.