Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of an aircraft) capable of being flown safely.
- ‘Most of the components would be assembled before shipment to the launch site in flightworthy condition.’
- ‘But leave the black helicopters grounded for a moment: the conspiracy theories may not be flightworthy.’
- ‘Has anyone seen the Cessna; did they finally get it fixed and flightworthy?’
- ‘Gradually the other ten were made flightworthy, although the last one assembled was quite a collection of mismatched parts.’
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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.