Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A member of the moderate party in the Russian Duma that supported Tsar Nicholas II's reforming manifesto of October 30, 1905.
- ‘The leader of the Octobrists in the Duma, Guchkov, in protest resigned from his office of Duma president.’
- ‘The Octobrists were a group that wanted to accept the October Manifesto and saw it as a way forward.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.