Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the honesty and fullness of the information they provide’
completeness, comprehensiveness, thoroughness, exhaustiveness, all-inclusiveness, extensiveness, length, depth
2‘the fullness of her body’
roundedness, roundness, plumpness, buxomness, shapeliness, ampleness, curvaceousness, voluptuousness, womanliness
informal bustiness, chestiness, curviness
3‘the recording has a fullness and warmth’
resonance, richness, depth, vibrancy, fruitiness, clarity, intensity, loudness, strength
‘I hoped my ploy would get results in the fullness of time’
in due course, when the time is ripe, eventually, in time, in time to come, at a later date, one day, some day, sooner or later, in a while, after a while, after a bit, ultimately, finally, in the end
at the end of the day
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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.