Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the photographs were stuck down with gum’
glue, adhesive, fixative, paste, cement, resin, epoxy resin, superglue
North American mucilage
North American informal stickum
1‘the receipts were gummed into a special book’
stick, glue, paste, cement
fix, affix, attach, fasten, post
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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.