Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A disreputable, disgusting, or despicable person.‘you just want to get me into bed, you sleazebucket’
- ‘Every once in a while, you make a good guess, and because of it, you get another sleaze bucket off the streets.’
- ‘She surrenders her virtue to the sleazebucket Wasey at the drop of a petticoat.’
- ‘Bid this sleazebucket adieu, and try to meet a better class of people.’
- ‘You remind me of one of those low-life sleazebuckets.’
- ‘He had finally found some sleaze-bucket lawyer to take the case.’
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.