Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a religious recluse’
rare eremite, anchorite, anchoress, stylite, cenobite
2‘a natural recluse who found all human relationships difficult’
loner, solitary, lone wolf
rare solitudinarian, solitaire, solitarian, isolate
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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.