Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘children who are outgoing and friendly’
extrovert, uninhibited, unreserved, demonstrative, affectionate, warm, friendly, genial, cordial, affable, easy-going, easy, hail-fellow-well-met, approachable, sociable, convivial, lively, gregarious, attention-seeking
communicative, responsive, open, forthcoming, frank, expansive
talkative, garrulous, loquacious
reserved, introverted, withdrawn
2‘the outgoing president’
departing, retiring, leaving
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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.