Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the Council of Nicaea was the largest assembly of bishops hitherto’
gathering, meeting, congregation, convention, rally, convocation, congress, council, synod, audience, assemblage, turnout, group, body, crowd, throng, company
2‘the amount of labour needed in assembly is reduced’
construction, building, fabrication, manufacture, erection, setting up, putting together, fitting together, piecing together, connection, joining
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.