Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a gold coin’
2‘large amounts of coin’
coins, coinage, coin of the realm, small change, silver, copper, coppers, gold
1‘guineas and half-guineas were coined’
mint, stamp, stamp out, strike, cast, punch, die, mould, forge, make, manufacture, produce
2‘he coined the term ‘desktop publishing’’
invent, create, make up, devise, conceive, originate, think up, dream up, formulate, fabricate
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.