rug rat


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rug rat

n
informal US and Canadian a child not yet walking
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The Lim's oldest is the 11-year-old Jiale (Koh Jia Ler), a manipulative little rug rat displaying the well-known signs of a "problem child.
JAIL IN* STORE Devious Annette Daniel was finally locked up after previously letting her underlings take the blame for other shoplifting offences J RUG RAT J Daniel in wig and, top, her notorious gangster brother Jamie
Women were spending shocking amount of time coordinating and driving their children from one organised activity to another, the phenomenon dubbed as "the rug rat race" by the Rameys.
A rug rat race emerges among these parents, driving up both admissions requirements and the time spent on childcare.
The third home, Jane's Rug Rat, was a further 50 lengths adrift in the four-runner race.
Of course, it doesn't help that I have an aversion to the average rug rat and use ``pamper'' as a verb rather than a no un .
They're the work of a middle:aged rug rat feverishly tunneling from the whorehouse to the art house shades of John Zorn's Spillane, a work whose dada's-got-a-gun ambiance itself paid aural tribute to Suzuki.
Channel your inner rug rat and play with a variety of ethnic fabrics in bright colours for a well–travelled look in the home.
GIVE your rug rat a head start in life by treating him or her to an interactive play mat.
Who is the purple-haired rug rat who is All Grown Up in a new cartoon on ITV1 this week?
When one rug rat insisted on honking his way through Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau a few years ago, I watched with approval as Barry John tapped him on the shoulder, pointed at the lyrics on the big screen and gently entreated the little brat to sing along.
The Rug Rat figures on the pillowcase matched one found later in the family's minivan - which Longo abandoned at the car dealership where he stole the Durango, Briggs said.