Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘returning to the main street, I browsed among the many little shops I found there’
look around, look round, have a look, window-shop, peruse
2‘Stella browsed through the newspaper’
scan, skim, glance, look, run one's eye over, have a look at, peruse, give something a once-over, give something the once-over
thumb, leaf, flip, flick, run, dip into
3‘three cows were browsing at the far end of the meadow’
graze, feed, eat, nibble, crop, pasture, ruminate
1‘this brochure is well worth a browse’
scan, read, skim, leaf, flick through, glance, look
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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.