strong meat


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strong meat

n
anything arousing fear, anger, repulsion, etc, except among a tolerant or receptive minority: some scenes in the film were strong meat.
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New Zealand has a very strong meat regulatory system, which is held in high regard by our trading partners," says Jarred Mair, MPI's deputy director-general policy and trade.
His challenge to get comfortable with the messiness may be strong meat to some.
7 tbsp strong meat stock, chicken stock or 1/4 bouillon cube dissolved in 7 tbsp water
That is because a strong meat business--coupled with outstanding customer service, stocking local products, offering competitive Prices and giving back to the community--has enabled Chanatry's Market to maintain a century of service to the upstate Utica, N.
The plot is strong meat for the schoolchildren who study it in droves today, with its triumph of grim reality over initial innocence.
Rudge, instinctively to the right of Whitby on most issues, is undoubtedly strong meat to many Liberal Democrats.
Vs 14: "But strong meat belongeth to them that are of full age, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil.
Not surprisingly, the supplier community is also stoked about helping grocers capture strong meat sales throughout the summer, including Wichita, Kan.
There is equally strong meat in this tale of boxing trainer Al and his star boxer Danny who has just been selected to represent England in the Commonwealth Games.
The play's ending is a little trite, but if you can stomach strong meat then Cooking with Elvis is a spicy meal to get your teeth into.
Though it replaces the 1972 edition's rough-edged relentlessness with something more predictable, routinely packaged and occasionally turgid, the remake will still strike many as strong meat by current mainstream horror standards.
An almost wilfully bleak follow-up to the glamorous and hugely-successful Transformer, Reed's record company were duly appalled at his change of direction and it is still strong meat by any standards - rock's answer to Cabaret, perhaps, or Last Exit to Brooklyn.