stookie


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stookie

(ˈstʊkɪ)
n
1. (Building) stucco
2. (Building) plaster; plaster of Paris
3. (Art Terms) a statue: he stood there like a stookie.
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He said: "See if I could get a sock over the stookie I would take the last two minutes on Saturday!
The PR machine broke down and royal arrogance was exposed thanks to Emma, a tough cookie in a stookie.
In Scotland, in the same era, Allan Prior's Glasgow-set Stookie (STV 1985) concentrated more on the eponymous young person's adventures with his peers than on his relationship with his social worker.
Davis's analysis of early television programs, such as Stookie Bill and Felix the Cat, serves as a particularly compelling interpretation of television's technical principles, exploring the philosophical nature of scanning and transmission in contrast to cinema and video.
The song implicitly critiques the religious practices introduced by the missionaries, which undermined nature-human interconnectivity through the words "dink hul ry die hemeltrein / ma die duiwel stookie vuur" (they think they ride the train to heaven / but the devil is the stoker).
"The net result was a stookie (Glasgow slang for a plaster cast) and five weeks of enforced downtime."
I made up the quartet on a pair of crutches, my ankle held together with metal pins and a stookie.
She was in a stookie for a month and writers on River City had to come up with a new storyline so she could hobble around Shieldinch in crutches.
The groom had his arm in a green stookie. And it was perfect.
EARLY NIGHT: Regulars sleep over at Stookie's Bar, Ballybay, Co Monaghan; GREEN DAY: Young supporters yesterday; IN WITH A SHOUT: Mirror girl Jenny Friel with fans at Dublin's Submarine Bar; UP FOR THE MATCH: Young and old residents of St Teresa's Gardens in Dublin show their true colours ahead of Ireland's World Cup group game this morning against Cameroon
"We took the decision to get Stookie in when we knew Tomas was going to be out.