rug rat

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rug rat

n
informal US and Canadian a child not yet walking
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What are the parents thinking, disrupting the little tot's night-time routine and then expecting the rug rats to be quiet and behave themselves?
Even if you feel comfortable with a loaded gun quickly accessible in every room because your home is presently child-free, the day is going to come when a friend or relative shows up unexpectedly with a passel of rug rats. This will require some hurried running around to get all the hardware scooped up and secured.
This year the theme of the seminar was 'The Rug Rats', obviously with a paediatric focus.
"Parents need to have a conversation saying, 'You may not like the little rug rats but I sent you to college and I need to send them to college,' '' Ms.
We spend our lives chasing the little rug rats around a draughty church hall!
Get the look with the capiz three-tier pendant light, currently down to PS7 from PS9 at www.homebase.co.uk RUG RATS ADDING a fluffy rug softens the hard timber floor and introduces a wonderful source of colour.
OUT OF YOUR SHELL THE table light and overhead down to PS7 from PS9 at www.homebase.co.uk RUG RATS ADDING a fluffy rug softens the hard timber floor and introduces a wonderful source of colour.
That will be the case when the streets are over-run with rug rats demanding sweets and chocolate this week.
For some sections of Welsh society it may be too late - wrinklies can do rude even better than the rug rats sometimes - but here's a stab at a 21st century guide to courteous living.
Don't be fooled by its fun appearance, it isn't something to keep the rug rats amused.
Yet even greedy rug rats go out of their way to share cool stuff equally if they've worked together to get it, a new study finds.
If you need more proof of the hilarity, grab a copy of the kid's movie, 'Rug rats go Wild' and watch for the bit with 'Should I stay or should I go' by The Clash.