Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a selection of the paintings were exhibited at Sotheby's’
put on display, put on show, display, show, show to the public, put on public view, present, unveil, model, parade, showcase
set out, lay out, array, arrange
2‘Luke had begun to exhibit signs of jealousy’
show, reveal, display, manifest, evince, betray, give away, disclose
express, indicate, demonstrate, present, make clear, make plain, evidence
1‘it is now an exhibit at the British Museum’
object on display, item, piece
2‘people flocked to the exhibit’
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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.