Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- (in Morse code) another term for dot
- ‘As a ham radio operator, however, ‘I can still sit down in front of the radio and translate the dits and dots almost as fast as I ever did.’’
- ‘It's one thing to read a bunch of dits and dahs on paper, but it's much harder to decipher the sounds.’
World War II: imitative.
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.