HORS D’OEUVRES [awr DURV]: Any of various savory foods usually served as appetizers

HORS D'OEUVRES

As I’ve said many times before, there are words in our American English language that come to us directly from another language.   John McIntyre, my colleague who writes the blog, You Don’t Say, says  that we tend to forget that our language is somewhat of a slut, in that it is a language that co-opts […]