rug rat


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rug rat

n
informal US and Canadian a child not yet walking
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Check out these summertime fun backyard activities that are sure to get the body and imagination of just about any rug rat moving...
This little rug rat with seven (and counting) superpowers makes an easy and impressionable favorite.
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
(For more fun things to do with kids in Key West, see "Rug Rat Road Trip" on the following page.)
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.
In other words, the rise in childcare time resulted from a "rug rat race" for admission to good colleges.
The third home, Jane's Rug Rat, was a further 50 lengths adrift in the four-runner race.
Amy befriends plucky cystic fibrosis-sufferer Maggie (Yasmin Murphy), who stands out from the indistinguishable rabble of rug rat patients with hardly any lines.
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 .
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.