Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1An industrial and commercial city in southwestern California, southeast of Los Angeles; population 88,975 (est. 2008)
2A city in north central Colorado, northwest of Denver; population 107,056 (est. 2008)
3An inner London borough that contains the Houses of Parliament and many government offices. Full name City of Westminster.
- 3.1Used in reference to the British Parliament.‘Westminster enforced successive cuts in pay’the houses of parliament, westminster, the house of commons, the house of lords, the commons, the lords, the house, the lower house, the upper house, the mother of parliamentsView synonyms
- 3.1Used in reference to the British Parliament.
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.