Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in France and French-speaking countries) a court of law.
- ‘He said the cells in the historic Palais de Justice in Paris were squalid and inhumane.’
- ‘The Palais de Justice, located in central Paris, France, is built on the site of the former royal palace of Saint Louis.’
French, literally palace of justice.
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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.