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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3585 on: October 18, 2017, 04:04:50 PM »
From the Latin.
Sub meaning beneath
se, a shortened form of sea
quent, a misspelling for five

therefore, a starfish.



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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3586 on: October 23, 2017, 09:52:38 AM »
There meaning there; fore meaning in front; therefore meaning Isn't it as plain as the nose on your stupid face, you blithering idiot?

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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3587 on: October 23, 2017, 01:11:00 PM »
two gay men
Re meaning repeat
Mon meaning one, hence a repetition of one is two
Strate, due to the misspelling of straight, it means the opposite.



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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3588 on: October 23, 2017, 04:06:34 PM »
Normal:.  As in a 'straight eight', a octet of heterosexual males queuing for a bus under shelter on a rainy day, but studiously avoiding looking as if they are in way shape or form 'together'.  Thus maintaining a clear air-gap between each individual, even if it's measured in mere millimetres due to the circumstances.  Eye contact is also studiously avoided.

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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3589 on: October 24, 2017, 07:51:19 AM »
This is the button used to turn the ether either on or off, toggling it from one to the other.



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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3590 on: October 24, 2017, 09:38:28 AM »
That sterious which is mine.  You want a sterious of your own, go out and buy one.

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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3591 on: October 29, 2017, 01:22:16 PM »
An umpire's calls that consistently fall on the side of earned penalties usually made against your team. The umpire is an ass.
You and your friends yell variations of, "You got a lot of gumption making that stupid call, you, Ass!" 

After you've consumed more beer, its easier to yell, "Assumption!" 


   
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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3592 on: October 29, 2017, 03:19:13 PM »
Punctuality is the politeness of princes, someone said.  The opposite, habitual tardiness, is so frowned on in some quarters that a special hat, somewhat like a dunce's cap, is kept for offenders - the capit-u-late.

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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3593 on: October 29, 2017, 04:25:03 PM »
The ability of some bedrooms, offices, or other personal spaces to appear much bigger on the inside than they appear from outside, rather like Dr Who's Tardis.

The exact opposite of this strange effect would be untardiness, which is much more difficult to quantify or measure in any way as it would appear to be influenced by highly localised variations in the ocular function of the beholder.

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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3594 on: October 29, 2017, 05:23:35 PM »
A magician and/or occultist named Larry.



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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3595 on: October 29, 2017, 06:01:25 PM »
A lass called Monica, or perhaps Maureen, who works for Nike.

(Maybe she scrambles around under the machinery, saving lost soles.)

NIKE

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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3596 on: October 30, 2017, 09:28:41 AM »
Adlai Stevenson's campaign slogan when he ran against Dwight D. Eisenhower in the 1952 US Presidential election. The "No Ike" was shortened due to the size constraints of the flashy buttons they had back then.



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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3597 on: October 30, 2017, 11:02:17 AM »
The thoughtful gift of false teeth.

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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3598 on: November 30, 2017, 07:02:43 AM »
Adding layers of clothing on cold morning runs.



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Re: Define a llama!
« Reply #3599 on: November 30, 2017, 09:29:13 AM »
Cold morning runs.  (Literally, that which makes one turn pale.)

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