One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A badger-like mammal with a white or gray back and black underparts, native to Africa and Asia.
Mellivora capensis, family MustelidaeAlso called honey badger
- ‘Honey badgers, or ratels, can weigh up to 12 kilograms.’
Late 18th century: from Afrikaans, of unknown ultimate origin.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.