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Apr
11
comment What's a “brace” in the expression “brace yourself”?
None of the answers here mention this, but I've always thought that "bracing" also means to physically brace yourself, because on particularly bad news the recipient might collapse, so it makes sense to physically brace. This is similar to other expressions telling the recipient of bad news to sit down first.
Apr
10
comment What's the opposite of “bootstrap” (in business)?
Outsourcing might be too narrow; I like corner cutting but it's a loaded term.
Apr
9
revised What's the opposite of “bootstrap” (in business)?
Elaborate that it's not simply antonym of bootstrapping
Apr
9
comment What's the opposite of “bootstrap” (in business)?
This only covers one aspect of the "not-bootstrap" approach though. One could use loans instead of investment for startup capital. Another aspect of "not-bootstrapping" is using COTS instead of developing in-house products, which is orthogonal to financing.
Apr
9
asked What's the opposite of “bootstrap” (in business)?
Mar
28
comment What is is called when you count the letters in an acronym, name or word with an ordinal multiplier?
Would you say this is related to the (BrE specific, I think) practice of reading out repeated digits in phone numbers using double or triple?
Mar
25
comment What's the origin of the “surprise!” interjection?
Sorry, I'm asking for the specific use of "surprise" as an interjection, not the word itself.
Mar
25
asked What's the origin of the “surprise!” interjection?
Mar
19
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Mar
7
asked Is there a word or phrase for the “log ride face”?
Mar
6
asked What's the origin of “rob someone blind”?
Feb
27
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Jan
20
comment Die hard or die heart?
@BVernon it's an eggcorn.
Jan
20
comment Die hard or die heart?
eggcorns.lascribe.net/english/401/die-hearted
Jan
10
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Dec
24
awarded  Popular Question
Nov
26
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Nov
18
answered “Comical” v. “Comedic”
Nov
15
comment Abbreviation for current
@Dinoguy1000 in such contexts such awkward abbreviations are sometimes unavoidable. "Manual" gets abbreviated to "man", is it sexist? "Cumulative" gets abbreviated to "cum", is it sexual? Either don't worry about it, or don't abbreviate.
Nov
15
answered Abbreviation for current