Pat" Callahan--"Growler" Pat, as he had been known before he ascended the bench--had begun life as a butcher boy and a bruiser
of local reputation; he had gone into politics almost as soon as he had learned to talk, and had held two offices at once before he was old enough to vote.
And I shook my fist in the paralytic face of the most brutal bruiser
of his time.
The Yorkshire man had a reputation as a bruiser
and preferred fighting to eating.
Silverstein's hysterical sneer, "keepin' company vit a bruiser
At last, while they were all, with the exception of the two bruisers
who were mauling each other, in high glee and enjoyment, they heard a trumpet sound a note so doleful that it made them all look in the direction whence the sound seemed to come.
In politics and in trade, bruisers
and pirates are of better promise than talkers and clerks.
Sometimes, when in the newspapers I happen upon descriptions of our modern bruisers
and prizefighters, I wonder what chance the best of them would have had against him.
At college he pulled stroke-oar in the Christchurch boat, and had thrashed all the best bruisers
of the "town.
I can't get the bugger off my back - While campaigning for Tony Benn in 1984 The Great She-elephant, Shewho-must-be-obeyed, the Catherine the Great of Finchley, the prime minister herself - On Margaret Thatcher Same old Mafia again, I see - To a welcoming committee on arrival in Moscow OPPONENTS ON HEALEY A practical old bruiser
with a first-class mind and very bad manners - Lord Hailsham A political thug - Lady Falkender One of the most insensitive know-alls of British politics - Lord Jenkins of Hillhead when he was plain Roy Jenkins
The Brokeback Mountain star plays Billy 'the Great' Hope, a lightmiddleweight bruiser
whose world falls apart when his wife (Rachel McAdams) is murdered.
I was a skinny kid and rather lazy, so attempting to tackle some 12 year old bruiser
with a beard never really appealed to me.
45PM La Vie En Rose Oscarwinner Marion Cotillard and Bullhead's Belgian bruiser
Matthias Schoenaerts make a distinctly odd couple in freakily stylised Beauty And The Beast for a busted Eurozone.