roadsweeper


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roadsweeper

[ˈrəʊdˌswiːpəʳ] n (Brit) (person) → spazzino; (vehicle) → autospazzatrice f
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No kids playing, no roadsweeper, no bobby on the beat, no housewives swilling their paths and polishing their steps.
Her character dated roadsweeper Robbie Jackson, played by Dean Gaffney.
The default position of most developers appears to be to do absolutely nothing until lots of people have complained at which point they trundle out a useless roadsweeper dribbling less water than most people gargle with, which smears tiny skidding on and having an have any claim builders who the road conditions?
My favourite was a roadsweeper who happened to be walking past a friend of mine when he'd just finished his bottle of water.
There was a young energetic man, a council worker, picking up cigarette ends and other small stuff left by the roadsweeper.
Cardiff corporation roadsweeper Melville Hale sweeps up rubbish left by fans after Bowie's 1987 gig
I am ready to work as a roadsweeper because I have to support my family.
Roadsweeper Desk Vac (main); Cheering Football Bin (above); Splat Stan Coaster (below); Pillow Tie (bottom); Rotating Photo Cube and Lifetimer (right)
Jari-Matti Latvala and Mikko Hirvonen, who adopted safety first tactics to ensure Loeb's Citroen team-mate Dani Sordo finished first and goes out as roadsweeper early today.
It's like they are saying that being a roadsweeper is something to be ashamed of so they have to hide it behind crazy jargon.
East Anglian Galvanizing is hot dip zinc galvanizing the main chassis and other major components for the Swingo compact roadsweeper which went into production at the Peterborough plant of Schmidt UK Ltd early in 1999 and which is now in popular demand from local authorities, sweeping contractors and other users worldwide.