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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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.
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.
Biffo on the other hand was belting out a chorus of the Lakes of Pontchartrain and generally acting the maggot just hours before he was due to address the nation as a major crisis loomed.
His view that Neary was not so much asleep at the wheel as not even in the car when the banks were acting the maggot, is painfully accurate.