black sheep


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Synonyms for black sheep

a reckless and unprincipled reprobate

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sheep with a black coat

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Although Boyington failed miserably as a follower, his leadership proved vital not only to the men of the Black Sheep Squadron but also to the air campaign in the South Pacific.
While one parent pointed out there are black sheep and there are white sheep, the decision is like banning the use of the colour black.
Black Sheep owner Dave Knoll received the award at the Worldwide Buying Group Show in Reno, Nev.
Alan Dunn, head brewer at Black Sheep Brewery, said: "I am delighted to welcome both Nicholas and Joshua to the brewery.
The scheme will take place over an 18-month period with Black Sheep offering continued development opportunities throughout.
Team Black Sheep have been active for eight years, filming their daredevil drone adventures in more than 30 countries.
Maggie Messina owns and operates a knitting shop in Plum Harbor, and a knitting group called the Black Sheep.
Both Vodafone platinum partners OneCom and Evolve Telecom have continued their acquisition drives with the buying of Black Sheep Communications and Select Telecom respectively.
Black Sheep Productions was founded in 2013 by Bob Luikens and Jason A.
In a world of instant gratification, the Black Sheep Gathering celebrates a process that takes years: Raising wool-producing animals, spinning that wool into yarn and turning that yarn into products: clothes, hats, blankets, shawls, whatever.
EvitaN is a new hip-hop duo featuring Jarobi of A Tribe Called Quest and Dres of Black Sheep.
May 5 at the Black Sheep Tavern on Route 12 in Sterling.
This is the squadron that would later be made famous in the television show "Black Sheep Squadron," but as the book title indicates, he was there fighting in the Pacific "Before They Were the Black Sheep.
Before They Were the Black Sheep offers a rare glance into the life of a young cadet in the months following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
The author argues that Boyington had a spotty record with the Flying Tigers because they treated him as an outsider, and demonstrates that he excelled as the leader of the Black Sheep Squadron.