swiftie


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swiftie

(ˈswɪftɪ) or

swifty

n, pl swifties
slang chiefly Austral a trick, ruse, or deception
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Claims to fame include a fanbase featuring Bonnie Prince Charlie, said to have stopped by for a swiftie while rertreating north, Rabbie Burns and Oasis star Noel Gallagher, who was offered a lifetime supply after he declared his love for it three years ago.
This second sense of the suffix can be aptly applied to nicknames for fans such as Swiftie (< Taylor Swift), which convey a feeling of family affection among fans and singers.
JUST A SWIFTIE The star and his girlfriend have a quick drink after shopping
Neha Reddy The Dream Team Shivani Arjun & Nikita Khare Scary Scholars Preetha Mani & Anushika Kulshreshtha Swiftie Saints Aiman Muzzammil Sayed & Muskn Salim Tahsildar JUNIOR CATEGORY - Indian School Sohar The Incredibles Shubbhangi Sinha & karshee Jain Sparkles Ashwin V.
Often called "The Honker," because of his large nose, he was clumsy in the field, and at one time was part of the slowest outfield tandem in the majors--Sauer was in right while Ralph Kiner, no swiftie, was in left.
Ho ho, they said, just old Swiftie again, having a laugh.
His other novels include Birth of a Hero (1951), about self-discovery; The Prospect Before Us (1954), and The Great American Jackpot (1970), treating black-white relations; The Man Who Was Not With It (1956), about carnival life and drugs; The Optimist (1959); Salt (1963), a New York City novel; Swiftie the Magician (1974); Waiting for Cordelia (1977), set in Berkeley in the 1960s; He/She (1980); True Love (1982); Mister White Eyes (1984), and A Girl of Forty (1986).
Rose is often chatted up by male Swiftie fans, and she's even approached in supermarkets or at the pub by fans who believe she is Taylor - even though it hardly seems likely that the star would be hanging out in Chester, Rose's hometown.
Ashley Silvers, who has been a Swiftie for eight years, was surprised when she received flowers and a handwritten letter from the singer.
Or in McCoy's pub knocking back a swiftie after another tough day doing nothing.
Mcormick, Swiftie, Jupe, Ger Ahearn, Sarah Buckley, DJ Oni &Co.
If your niece is a Swiftie Grab a pair from the new Taylor Swift for Keds collaboration.