drainpipes


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drainpipes

(ˈdreɪnˌpaɪps)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) trousers with very narrow legs
References in classic literature ?
At the top of the window frame we could see an uprooted drainpipe. The floor was littered with smashed hardware; the end of the kitchen towards the house was broken into, and since the daylight shone in there, it was evident the greater part of the house had collapsed.
Skinny jeans has other names such as drainpipes, stovepipes, tight pants, skinny pants, gas pipes, and skinnies.
But one architect thinks he has a solution: the OPod, a 100-square-foot temporary apartment made out of concrete drainpipes. The tiny home can fit two people and includes a bed, desk, kitchenette, hanging closet, toilet, and shower.
Others included a book about drainpipes, a doormat, a knitting book, an iron, socks and washing-up gloves.
Summary: The city with the world's tiniest and costliest living spaces may soon convert drainpipes into homes
To cut down on weight the 37-year-old wore the same clothes every day and slept in drainpipes rather than carry a tent.
Police said anybody who has their drainpipes taken is advised to contact 101.
Knowing only too well that she always liked her horses to be photographed on the lawn in front of the boxes - where one had to be careful to avoid background obstacles like drainpipes and annoying lamppost - I managed to persuade the lad in charge to bring the horse round to the front of the house, which was far more picturesque, with a large pond in the foreground and the Malvern Hills in the distance.
#3 Consider burying the downspouts and drainpipes to prevent environmental damage.
Send your questions to askdean@trinitymirror.com QI RENT a house and my landlord has told me the drainpipes need replacing and that it is my responsibility.
It has made itself completely at home here, wrapping itself around our drainpipes and one of the less pleasant tasks of the week is going to be checking its exuberant growth.
A MIDLAND surgeon has helped more than 100 amputees in war-torn Syria by fitting artificial limbs - made from plastic drainpipes. Orthopaedic surgeon Mr Viquar Qurashi and a team of doctors spent ten days in a refugee camp moulding prosthetic limbs and rubber feet.