ankle biter


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ankle biter

n
slang Austral a child
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They gambled on Jingle Bells at 25/1 in the 11.34 at Down Boyle and Ankle Biter at 16/1 in the 11.38 at Boylestown.
They have been inspired to create Jim n Gem's Ankle Biter Roadshow and host the event, which would be a first for the area.
They had a rock, or a Beast to be precise, at the heart of defence, a tough tackling ankle biter in Jay Harris in midfield and up front Danny Wright and Mathias Pogba would tenderize defenders.
"Dead horse" means tomato sauce, "ankle biter" is a small child and "cobber" means a friend.
Such is B ella's life, though she is still "grumpy" and an "ankle biter," according to Baker.
"It was a big dream of mine going there to the factory in Moline," said Oosthuizen with the sort of grin only seen on an ankle biter's face on Christmas Day.
This warm, knitted Christmas pudding hat and mitts will make sure your little ankle biter looks good enough to eat.
The ankle biter of the auto industry, the drop-top version of the Passion is as easy to maneuver as it is to afford.
Below are some terms that you should be familiar with the next time your IT person tells you that an "ankle biter" has breached your computer and a "zombie" is lurking inside.
2000) (defining "ankle biter" as "a person who aspires to be a hacker/cracker but has very limited knowledge or skills related to computer systems.
MIND YER TACKLE: Even lunges like this didn't faze Gaz, the ankle biter of rugger
In came former Celtic winger Brian McLaughlin to form a pint-sized pairing with fellow ankle biter James Grady.