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swiftie

(ˈswɪftɪ) or

swifty

n, pl swifties
slang chiefly Austral a trick, ruse, or deception
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YET another huge rainbow trout from Rutland Water has swifty resolved the minor, if confusing, squabble over what really constitutes the reservoir's species record.
Mick Douglass, trainer of Benro Borris, enjoyed better fortunes when his Nice One Swifty, backed from 8-1 to 6-1, took the second heat.
That delay won't stop Dalglish swifty stepping out of the firing line.
SWIFTY the Walsall FC mascot flew into St Patrick's Primary School to launch a scheme to help raise money for pupils.
The entries are: Lotto Hopes, Bville River, Progressive Pup, Benro Blondie, Cubism, Texas Slippy, Ballyline Joe, Nice One Swifty, Lovely Decision, Hello Anne, Lislevane Kandee, Ballygriffin Las, Cloncannon Lodge, Roving Dougle (m), Strayaway Judy (w), Carloway Jordan (w), Aldergrove Time (w), Keightea (w).
It wasn't an arduous night by any means for Swifty, who hassled his South American opponent from the first bell.
"We are very pleased with the re-signing of Swifty, Flav and Ray," said Elwood.
They will be joined by fellow mascots Wolfie from Wolves and Walsall's Swifty on a six-day tour of all 92 English Premier League and Football League grounds.
She quickly put that effort behind her with a narrow success over Nice One Swifty in the heats of the Rye Puppy Stakes over 485 metres.
It took Swifty a round and a half to recover and that was a deciding factor, for it was then the scales tipped as the judges scored the contest 117-110, 116-111, 116-111 all in favour of Pedraza.