Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Completely baffled; very puzzled.‘she gave him a perplexed look’
- ‘One has a look of perplexed surprise; the other, a haughty indifference.’
- ‘Sophie looked up at his perplexed face and started laughing.’
- ‘His face screwed up into a perplexed expression.’
- ‘That edginess was not helped by the sort of erratic refereeing which caused perplexed reactions in both technical areas.’
- ‘In a short moment a smile had formed on Seth's once perplexed face.’
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.