Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the cloth is then cut to the desired length’
required, necessary, proper, right, correct
appropriate, fitting, suitable, called for
preferred, chosen, selected, expected
2‘the ruling party is able to manipulate the economy for the desired results on election day’
wished for, wanted
sought-after, longed for, yearned for, craved, pined for, needed, coveted
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.