drinking straw

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Noun1.drinking straw - a thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids into the mouthdrinking straw - a thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids into the mouth
tube, tubing - conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
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My alleged crime - sticking a large drinking straw down the underpants of a 60-year-old man on a Scottish stag do.
QUESTION has expanded beyond the checkout counter to the drinking straw set, thanks to Aardvark, The Original Paper Straw, a brand of Ft.
Put pill in end of drinking straw, force mouth open with pencil and blow down drinking straw.
The integrated drinking straw, which 'magically' appears once the can is opened, creates a unique, fun and convenient drinking experience for consumers.
Hazard: If a child chews on the drinking straw, small pieces can break off into the child's mouth, posing a risk of ingestion or aspiration of the small part.
For example, the "Wriggling Wrapper Snake" experiment requires only a paper-wrapped drinking straw and a cup of water; the "My Soda Has Gas" experiment requires a balloon, salt or sugar, a full bottle of carbonated soda, and an outdoors area; and the "Mysterious Floating Paper Clip" experiment requires only a bowl of water, two small paper clips, and facial tissue.
A drinking straw, which was used to clear her airway lies on her chest.
The pitch is slightly wider than a drinking straw, and the crowd so close you can smell last night's beer.
Ms Miller, who used a drinking straw to inflate Alfie's lungs, was presented with a Special Recognition award at last night's Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards.
She then cleared the tot's lungs with a drinking straw and carried out mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and heart massage for half an hour as the pilot diverted for an emergency landing at London Gatwick.