Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Software that has been illegally copied and made available.
- ‘Usenet sites that exist solely for the swapping of copyrighted movies and software (so-called warez sites) have existed for ten years with nary a peep from the establishment.’
- ‘As it is, people download warez versions of games because the prices are ridiculous.’
- ‘Frequently it is used in warez (illegally copied software), but obviously not limited to that.’
- ‘The Business Software Alliance shut down 118 UK warez (pirate software) sites between January and September 2001.’
1990s: respelling of wares.
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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.