Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the report was based on an erroneous assumption’
wrong, incorrect, mistaken, in error, inaccurate, not accurate, inexact, not exact, imprecise, invalid, untrue, false, fallacious, wide of the mark, off target
misleading, illogical, unsound, specious, unfounded, without foundation, faulty, flawed, spurious
informal off beam, bogus, phoney, out, way out, full of holes, dicey, iffy
British informal dodgy
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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.