Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘I found myself superseded by much younger men’
replace, supplant, take the place of, take over from, substitute for, displace, oust, overthrow, remove, unseat, override
succeed, come after, step into the shoes of
informal crowd out, fill someone's boots
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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.