Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Action that interferes with free competition in a market.
- ‘‘Antitrust laws apply to any restraint of trade,’ Donovan explains.’
- ‘The original Sherman Anti-Trust Act of 1890 forbade any action that was a ‘conspiracy in restraint of trade or commerce among the several States or with foreign nations.’’
- ‘Therefore, to ensure that markets work effectively, regulation is needed to prevent collective and individual monopolies from operating in restraint of trade.’
- ‘In fact, it doesn't happen to be a customer of ours, but there is a very, very large chain that recently filed suit against one of the hair product providers, suing them for restraint of trade.’
- ‘The Court held that picketing could also be a tool of economic coercion and restraint of trade, and hence could be regulated.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.