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(of housing or residential areas) indicative of poverty

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It's as if some (usually non-parents) imagine that, having failed to persuade a baby to remain quiet - preferably with the aid of nothing more than a stern look - the slummy mummy resorts to plugging its mouth with a piece of moulded rubber.
Over a decade later, Macmillan is dead, Brown is in prison, and a man has been found murdered in the slummy Red Road apartments--with Brown's fingerprints everywhere.
WOULD you know whether you've got pockets full of slummy, are feeling maungy or just a bit droothy?
This conspicuous sense of insecurity triggered their migration to various parts of country and consequently thousands of displaced Kashmiri Pandits were left with no other option than to find shelter in refugee camps where they are living still in slummy situations.
Written from the point of view of a non-conformist cook and foodie, the recipes are divided into practical sections such as Yummy (light meals); Slummy (Quick and easy for weeknights); Earth Mummy (back-to-basics recipes); and Hostess with the Mostest (which covers all things entertaining, from kids' birthday parties to girls' nights in, and, wait for it - Hangover cures).
She had come across a variety of clients from upmarket Harrogate to the mean streets of Moss Side, Manchester, Sloane Rangers to Slummy Mummies.
99) * THE author of Secret Life Of A Slummy Mummy returns with a new novel about penniless student Ali Sparrow, who becomes the nanny for wealthy couple Bryony and Nick Skinner.
99) THE author of The Secret Life Of A Slummy Mummy returns with a new novel about penniless student Ali Sparrow, who becomes the nanny for wealthy couple Bryony and Nick Skinner.
FIONA NEILL, the author of The Secret Life Of A Slummy Mummy, returns with a new novel about penniless student Ali Sparrow, who becomes the nanny for wealthy couple Bryony and Nick Skinner.
yummy to slummy, Dannii Minogue reckons having a baby has overhauled her wardrobe.
Comus-street and districts are unfortunately not as reputable as some of the slummy portions of Liverpool, but one of these concerts did not fail to bring out the better side and grateful enthusiasm of the people.
A novel set in a post nation-state Shanghai in which nanotechnology suffuses its atmosphere and permeates the physiques and psyches of its denizens, The Diamond Age's plot departs from a classic cyberpunk tenor that teems with cyborgs, cyberweapons and slummy characters, and soon transfigures into a complex technosocial intertwinement in which governmental technocracies from diverse factions (the Victorians, the Chinese, the Nipponese and the black community) exert biopolitical policies upon their communities.
20) If the slum is what Slumdog finds fascinating, then the latter's slummy style may be what, more often than not, draws the ire of its detractors.
BILLIE PIPER has tranformed herself from slummy mummy to yummy mummy.