maggot

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worm

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the larva of the housefly and blowfly commonly found in decaying organic matter

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We have an acting Taoiseach and a lot of politicians acting the maggot.
Vocalist Mickey MacNamara agreed: "Lots of fellas my own age think that its great to get barred out of clubs and generally go round acting the maggot.
I would prefer the manager to be Irish and I would like it to be Martin O'Neill but if he's acting the maggot and doesn't really want it then ultimately we have to go elsewhere.
He added: "Some of the pictures I have seen that give me more happiness than a lot are of myself, yourself and himself that night in the Burlington acting the maggot.