Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A beauty treatment comprising both a manicure and a pedicure.
- ‘This month's beauty feature is all about the mani-pedi.’
- ‘At the nail bar were sleek women for whom it was perfectly normal to stop by for a weekly mani-pedi after work.’
- ‘Men in LA expect their women to look like Hollywood A-listers, so we're talking weekly mani-pedis, daily blow-drys and regular facials.’
- ‘Some local nail shops may offer special mani-pedi packages.’
- ‘I've had one refuse to give me even something as seemingly innocuous as their normal mani-pedi because they involved hot oil massage of the hands and feet.’
- ‘Next month, a children's hair salon opens, with chairs shaped like cars and mani-pedis for mom.’
- ‘Let me tell you, it must be easier to get a viewing with the Queen than it is to get a mani-pedi appointment here!’
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.