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Word For The Day, Thursday 11/14/02
The Verbivores | 11/14/02 | Mistress Bella

Posted on 11/14/2002 7:44:58 AM PST by Bella_Bru

In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of “word for the day”. Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the “word of the day”; in a sentence. The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day. The Review threads are linked for your edification. ;-) Practice makes perfect.....post on....


raffish \RAF-ish\, adjective:

1. Characterized by or suggestive of flashy vulgarity, crudeness, or rowdiness; tawdry.
2. Marked by a carefree unconventionality or disreputableness; rakish.

Etymology: Raffish derives from the noun raff (chiefly used in the compound or duplicate, riffraff), meaning "people of a low reputation."

Good Morning, riffraff!


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To: Slip18
there are 9 brownies, if i at least can get 9 christmas trees done, they can be working on those while i put the other moms to work punching holes in the rest of the designs. we are going to do this over several meetings. one each would be plenty, but we are taking them to the nursing home, so they have to do a few each.
121 posted on 11/14/2002 10:52:30 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: VRWCmember
I heard that it was not possible to restrain you from Dick.

ROTFLMAO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

122 posted on 11/14/2002 10:53:31 AM PST by hobbes1
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To: Bella_Bru; gas_dr
don't be overly solicitious of the johnny-come-lately bellyacher that comes to class ONCE in a blue moon!
123 posted on 11/14/2002 10:53:45 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: hobbes1; VRWCmember
harrumph to both of you. i wasn't even going to deign to answer mr vast, but since you became overly hysterical i thought it best to put you BOTH in your place!
124 posted on 11/14/2002 10:55:27 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: Slip18; xsmommy
Can't you put four layers together and then punch the holes?

Good point Slip.

Well xs, what about it ? Would it be better if your felt hole was punched harder and deeper?

125 posted on 11/14/2002 10:56:27 AM PST by hobbes1
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To: xsmommy
i wasn't even going to deign to answer mr vast, but since you became overly hysterical i thought it best to put you BOTH in your place!

One in front, one in back ?

126 posted on 11/14/2002 10:57:24 AM PST by hobbes1
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To: hobbes1
slapping is too good for you, you need killing.
127 posted on 11/14/2002 10:59:07 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: hobbes1
One in front, one in back?

ROTFLMAO!!!

128 posted on 11/14/2002 10:59:57 AM PST by VRWCmember
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To: Eala
Ruffles, like Homeland Security, have Ridges.
129 posted on 11/14/2002 11:00:57 AM PST by lds23
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To: xsmommy
You can't tee one up for us like that and then expect nobody to step up and take a swing at it can you?
130 posted on 11/14/2002 11:01:29 AM PST by VRWCmember
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To: VRWCmember
you looking to be killed also??
131 posted on 11/14/2002 11:01:35 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: VRWCmember
it was a test to see who the MATURE ONES are in the class..... you and hobbes fail! ; )
132 posted on 11/14/2002 11:02:19 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: Argh; hobbes1; dubyaismypresident; CholeraJoe; Cyber Liberty; gas_dr; Bella_Bru; xsmommy; ...
OK, i am choking on that sentence....!

Arghie - Arghie.

Wood "I" (Sweet, innocent lil ole me?) be the one to point out the juxaposition of xsex gettin' all choked about the idea of Dick orally presenting himself at CPAC?

133 posted on 11/14/2002 11:05:22 AM PST by Robert A. Cook, PE
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To: xsmommy
Methinks the lady doth protest too much. If we ignored such an invitation to witty repartee you would think we no longer loved you.
134 posted on 11/14/2002 11:05:29 AM PST by VRWCmember
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To: xsmommy
slapping is too good for you, you need killing.

Don't worry, I am killing myself...LOL

135 posted on 11/14/2002 11:05:32 AM PST by hobbes1
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To: xsmommy
i had homework at 39 and 25 that miss bella overlooked, do you think i am falling down on the job as pet, slippy.....? : (

She missed mine at 58 too. Maybe if I blow a little harder. (It's such a great sound when they go out of tune... *\;-)

136 posted on 11/14/2002 11:05:57 AM PST by Eala
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To: xsmommy
it was a test to see who the MATURE ONES are

Yes. You are mature. I am sure Vast and I are not quite ready for the AARP recruitment drive yet.

137 posted on 11/14/2002 11:06:33 AM PST by hobbes1
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To: Robert A. Cook, PE
Thanks doc. Another target is a welcome addition at this point.
138 posted on 11/14/2002 11:06:34 AM PST by VRWCmember
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To: VRWCmember; Robert A. Cook, PE
robt is under no circumstances MATURE< he is just OLD!
139 posted on 11/14/2002 11:07:30 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy
i will need to be restrained from DICK!

You are aware of course, that I have bookmarked this thread for future use.

140 posted on 11/14/2002 11:07:51 AM PST by hobbes1
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