Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A dog of a Dutch breed with long thick gray hair resembling a large Pomeranian.
- ‘We are a small family run kennel in the Midlands showing and breeding Keeshonds.’
- ‘Ehlers and her crisis-response dog Tikva, also a keeshond, were called to New York by the American Red Cross.’
1920s: Dutch, from Kees (nickname for the given name Cornelius) + hond dog.
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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.