Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A place or area of land by the sea.[as modifier] ‘an oceanside resort’
- ‘Last summer I was sitting on the deck of a beautiful ocean-side restaurant in Nova Scotia when I overhead that question at a nearby table.’
- ‘And the new oceanside fifth hole is dramatically better than the old fifth.’
- ‘Newest of several small inns in Trinidad, the Turtle Rocks has a lovely oceanside deck; each room has an unobstructed ocean view.’
- ‘In addition to its looming mansions, mesmerizing sunsets and devotion to the arts, Newport boasts a 3.5-mile-long oceanside walking trail known as the Cliff Walk.’
- ‘Playing with two Canadians, we stopped at the 16th to draw our breath which had been whipped away by the stunning oceanside fairway.’
- ‘They're trying to save the ocean side town of Big Sur.’
- ‘Meanwhile, the full-scale replica of the Rose was built in the same oceanside tank where Titanic was filmed in Rosarito.’
- ‘Room rates at the newly renovated ocean side resort start at $400 a night, and run to $1500 for a suite.’
- ‘They suffered the most because they were the ones living on the oceanside and they lost everything.’
- ‘I expect that by next summer I'll be heading out a bit on the ocean side a little ways.’
- ‘He grew up on Park Avenue and the exclusive ocean-side community of East Hampton on Long Island, NewYork.’
- ‘A couple inlets on either side of this island caused the water to be squeezed in here from the ocean side.’
- ‘And Surf City is far from the only oceanside paradise turned bad.’
- ‘Palm Beach is home to many high rise resort hotels that offer unique and exotic ocean side gardens which are open to the public.’
- ‘The beaches of Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key are not highly commercialized by todays standards, and offer a relaxing place to enjoy the oceanside.’
- ‘With its gray clapboard siding, its forthright Colonial architecture, and its serene oceanside setting, the unpretentious two-story house immediately appealed to the couple's relaxed sense of tradition.’
- ‘My heart, however, is at the ocean side.’
- ‘The bottom floor is covered in quartzite stone the hue of the surrounding ocean-side bluffs.’
- ‘In fact, we're told that the President-elect has a Christmas tree in the ocean side home where he's celebrating.’
- ‘Urban runoff has been a problem as long as people have lived along the oceanside.’
A residential and commercial city in southwestern California, north of San Diego; population 169,684 (est. 2008)
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.