Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘she was deprived of her royal privileges’
dispossess, strip, divest, relieve, bereave
rob of, cheat out of, trick out of, do out of
deny, prevent from having, prevent from using
informal diddle out of
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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.