breadline

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a queue of people waiting for free food

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In 1991, I was a down-and-outer in a moody Depression breadline.
Because George's breadline was to be a wintertime piece, he outfitted his models (all friends) accordingly.
Once we got close to the breadline and could see it apart from its ponderous architectural setting, the sculpture took on a compelling intimacy.
6--Color) ``Nighthawks,'' by Edward Hopper, who is examined in Part VI, ``Streamlines and Breadlines.
A lot of people complain that sales are slow, that Bush messed everything up, and the breadlines are getting longer.