tin soldier


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tin soldier

n
1. a miniature toy soldier, usually made of lead
2. a person who enjoys playing at being a soldier

tin′ sol′dier


n.
a miniature toy soldier of cast metal.
Translations

tin soldier

nsoldatino di latta
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He had besides the things before mentioned, twelve marbles, part of a jews-harp, a piece of blue bottle-glass to look through, a spool cannon, a key that wouldn't unlock anything, a fragment of chalk, a glass stopper of a decanter, a tin soldier, a couple of tadpoles, six fire-crackers, a kitten with only one eye, a brass door- knob, a dog-collar -- but no dog -- the handle of a knife, four pieces of orange-peel, and a dilapidated old window sash.
Fortunately the story was the CONSTANT TIN SOLDIER, which is droll, you know, so I could laugh, and I did, though I didn't understand half he read, for I couldn't help it, he was so earnest, I so excited, and the whole thing so comical.
With all that he could buy up the whole town, and all the sugar pigs, all the tin soldiers, whips and rocking-horses in the whole world.
Tin Soldier took a heavy fall at the beginning of the season at Gowran Park and will be fine in time but I don't think he'll make anything this season.
True love blossoms between a handsome one-legged tin soldier and a graceful paper ballerina, posed in arabesque.
And Tin Soldier, last seen when third behind Champagne Classic and Albert Bartlett winner Penhill in the Irish Daily Mirror Novice Hurdle at the Punchestown Festival, gets the vote on his chase debut in the Irish Stallion Farms Beginners Chase.
theatre All Or Nothing This Mod musical celebrates the sound of the iconic Sixties band The Small Faces, including an arsenal of brilliant hits such as Whatcha Gonna Do About It, Lazy Sunday, Tin Soldier, Sha La La La Lee and Itchycoo Park.
Tin Soldier won twice before Cheltenham and is in the 4.
Hans Christian Andersen's iconic tale of love, loyalty, and loss, The Steadfast Tin Soldier, is retold by Joohee Yoon using classic printmaking artistry with an avant-garde edge.
Featuring the hits Whatcha Gonna Do About It, All Or Nothing, Tin Soldier, Lazy Sunday, Here Comes The Nice and Itchycoo Park.
A musical version of the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale The Steadfast Tin Soldier will teach kids and adults all about the power of love.
They lasted just four years but at least left us with a legacy of truly classic R 'n' B songs Itchycoo Park, Tin Soldier, Watcha Gonna Do About It and the song that gave the musical its name, All or Nothing.