tall boy


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tall boy

n. Slang
A beer can that holds 16 or 24 ounces.
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At this intelligence, the boys, led on and headed by the tall boy, raised a great shout, in the midst of which the master was seen to speak, but could not be heard.
There was a general murmur (and perhaps a very sincere one, for they were but boys) in the negative; and the tall boy, perhaps as sincerely as any of them, called those about him to witness that he had only shouted in a whisper.
The bright face of a tall boy looked at him with wide-awake blue eyes, dark brown hair and happy, smiling lips.
The short boy had gained a great advantage over the tall boy, who was reduced to mortal strait, and both were overlooked by a large heavy man, perched against the corner of a table, who emphatically adjured them to strike a little more fire out of the swords, and they couldn't fail to bring the house down, on the very first night.
The moment they stopped, a trollopy-looking maidservant, seemingly in waiting for them at the door, stepped forward, and more intent on telling the news than giving them any help, immediately began with, "The Thrush is gone out of harbour, please sir, and one of the officers has been here to-- " She was interrupted by a fine tall boy of eleven years old, who, rushing out of the house, pushed the maid aside, and while William was opening the chaise-door himself, called out, "You are just in time.
He was a tall boy, with curly brown hair, roguish hazel eyes, and a mouth twisted into a teasing smile.
TALL BOY Brandon with niece Isobelle Griffin, four.
Jonathan Wagg "He's tall boy and could be mistaken for a young adult but he is not, he's 15.
On January 25 at Skippy's BGC, the BusinessMirror celebrated the launch of the newly-expanded and renamed Millennial Universe page: an 8-page tall boy insert called 'Y2Z,' which also includes the new addition of the SoundStrip page, as well.
Provision of Large Format Printing and Exhibition Materials including but not limited to lamp post wraps, bin vinyls and tall boy posters.
WE are partial to a traditional tall boy here at 'Home'.
A moment later Mass was over and the boy who had carried the girl in carried her out again, and the dog led his or her girl out of the chapel, and everyone else left, the tall boy and the celebrant last, but I stayed where I was in the corner, and thought about the Mass, and how when I was a college student I went to hall Mass sometimes when I was hungry for something I could not name.