Yankee Doodle


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Yankee Doodle

n.
A Yankee.

[From the title of a song popular during the Revolutionary War.]

Yankee Doodle

n
1. (Music, other) an American song, popularly regarded as a characteristically national melody
2. (Peoples) another name for Yankee
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POUR yourself a Yankee Doodle shandy -- Breeders' Cup 2017 is here.
After collaborating on a successful Theater Guild play (And Stars Remain), "the boys," as they soon became known throughout the industry, settled in together at Warners, where over the next decade they together wrote some 16 screenplays, including The Strawberry Blonde, The Man Who Came to Dinner, Arsenic and Old Lace, Yankee Doodle Dandy, and, of course, Casablanca.
Yankee Doodle borrows cash,/Yankee Doodle spends it,/And then he snaps his fingers at/The jolly flat who lends it.
Ian Philpott took advantage of a gap in the market to open Yankee Doodle Candy in May 2012, after taking note of rising demand for US brands such as Oreos, Hersheys, Jelly Belly and Twinkies.
Still under 18, she starred opposite Gary Cooper in Sergeant York (1941), James Cagney in Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942), and Fred Astaire in The Sky's the Limit (1943).
A few hours later, all had fallen quiet in the back seats and 20 minutes of non-stop Yankee Doodle Dandy on repeat seemed to have taken its toll and they had both fallen asleep.
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With a fife and drum band playing Yankee Doodle and civil war re-enactors sweltering in the summer sun, a museum honoring the contribution of African Americans in the US Civil War moved into its new home in Washington this week.
Baskin-Robbins is asking its fans to participate in a new vote to select one of 31 retired flavors, such as Beatle-Nut, Lunar Cheesecake, and Yankee Doodle Strudel to be brought out of its "Deep Freeze.
Now Claudia, of Fradley, near Lichfield, who is studying illustration and animation as part of an art degree at Coventry University, has her own collection of miniature horses, including Ella, and new foal Yankee Doodle Dandy, which she also plans to show at the Horse of the Year Show next year.