tall boy


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tall boy

n. Slang
A beer can that holds 16 or 24 ounces.
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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.
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.
I've got them all, thank God, and am the happiest woman in the world." And Meg laid her hand on her tall boy's head, with a face full of tender and devout content.
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.
Now he had been grown up to a tall boy with heavy lips and powerful eyes.
In the next scenario, the tall boy had given his box to the shortest boy as he could see over the fence even without it.
The all new WagonR 2019, as touted by Maruti, bears sturdy and masculine look with true tall boy design for a strong road presence in the released video.
Huge crowds lined Lime Street, as Liverpool was stopped in its tracks by a salivating mutt and a very tall boy, who looked left and right with a kind of cool curiosity - as if he was asking: "Why are thousands of people holding their phones in the air?
TALL BOY Brandon with niece Isobelle Griffin, four.