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01/18/19 07:07 PM


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01/18/19 02:01 AM

"Pickup your troubles in your old kit bag and Smile, Smile, Smile!" was the theme-song of John Gambling. (18)
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01/18/19 01:54 AM



MEANING: adjective:
1. Preying on other animals.
2. Seeking to exploit others.

ETYMOLOGY: From Latin praedari (to prey upon), from praeda (booty). Ultimately from the Indo-European root ghend-/ghed- (to seize or to take), which is also the source of pry, prey, spree, reprise, surprise, osprey, prison, impregnable, impresa, prise, and reprehend. Earliest documented use: 1665.

PREDATIOUS - occurring before, especially before acknowledgments of debt

PREFACIOUS - tending to give lengthy and tedious introductory remarks

PRUDACIOUS - conspicuously prim and proper, not to say Victorian
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01/04/19 09:05 PM
I joined after you disappeared, 'twould seem. But Happy New Year just the same. Come again.
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01/04/19 08:31 PM
Howya Wofa, just popped in fer a gawk. Thanks fer da wishes. Used ta have good times on here back in da day. How da www.net has changed fer sure! We do pics and everythin now and there are buckets of talken Teds everywhere. Happy New Year ta yerself ta boot.
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