Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of a substance) not able to be melted or fused.
- ‘A flux is sometimes used that combines chemically with the infusible materials in the ore to form slag, which floats on top of the metal and can be drawn off.’
- ‘In particular the tags are to be incorrodible and infusible at 2000F.’
- ‘The surface-rigidified cerasome is infusible and the monomeric cerasome complex of DNA is of viral size.’
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.