Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1825–93) US Supreme Court associate justice 1888–93. A US senator from Mississippi 1877–85 and secretary of the interior 1885–88, he was appointed to the Court by President Cleveland. During the Civil War, he served the Confederacy in various capacities.
Lamar, Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus/ləˈmär/
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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.