Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A painting or sculpture of a human figure with the skin removed to display the musculature.
- ‘This course offers in-depth analysis of human anatomy through the construction of an écorché.’
- ‘Moreover, this procedure corresponds exactly to the progressive reconstruction of an écorché.’
Mid 19th century: French, literally flayed.
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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.