Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A feature of a device or component that allows it to be fastened automatically when pushed into position.[as modifier] ‘the top is secured by snap-lock buckles’
- ‘They hold 150 pounds of rolled oats, and the snap-lock lids guard against rodent contamination.’
- ‘A snap lock device is disclosed for hingedly securing an extension to a downspout.’
- ‘These 12" white snap-lock hangers are made of virtually unbreakable plastic and come with a stationary hook.’
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.