Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘I was no longer the light-hearted, gleesome boy, full of mirth and play, as when I landed first at Baltimore.’
- ‘Emily especially had a gleesome delight in these nooks of beauty her reserve for the time vanished.’
- ‘Being in the actual mascot costume, though, is not as gleesome as Tim appears to be.’
- ‘If the day was busy and gleesome, the night had its charms as well.’
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.