bolshy


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People think running around being bolshy is sales and it's not.
THE Phil's season opener experienced more conflicting emotions than a teenager in a programme of two bolshy Russian symphonies and a Hungarian piano concerto sandwiched in between.
Of course), and prominently reported Tesco's characteristically bolshy threat to sue the OFT (which paper doesn't enjoy quango-bashing?
She'd be spot on performing Amy's songs and has got the right look and bolshy attitude.
Coronation Street star Michelle Keegan, who plays bolshy beauty Tina McIntyre, was awarded the Sexiest Female gong for the second year running, and Best Newcomer went to EastEnders' Ricky Norwood for his role as Arthur "Fatboy" Chubb.
THE current wrangling over who, in the future, will provide TV pictures of racing to the nation's betting shops, seems set to develop into a particularly dirty scrap, with Amrac, representing 30 bolshy Racing UK courses, looking to bloody the nose of SIS, which has held a monopoly since time immemorial.
Although the bolshy Eichinger and the brainy Tykwer seemed an odd couple to some, they formed a tight unit on set.
Freaky Friday (PG) A doctor (played by Jamie Lee Curtis) and her bolshy daughter swap bodies.
From the shy folk of the Sierra and jungle, to the bolshy, party-loving Limenans and laid-back criollos, all share a huge pride in their country.
JEREMY Clarkson has blasted war veterans offended by his Argentina Top Gear show as "a bolshy bunch of war-losing bastard w***".
Believe it or not, foul-mouthed Mrs Brown has been around for more than 20 years now (her beginnings were in stage and radio plays) - although we'd bet that if Brendan O'Carroll was asked in his younger years what he'd like to do with his life, donning a fat suit and stockings to play a bolshy Irish matriarch probably wouldn't have been high on his list of ambitions.
BELIEVE it or not, foul-mouthed Mrs Brown has been around for more than 20 years now (her beginnings were in stage and radio plays), although we'd put money on the fact that if Brendan O'Carroll was to be asked in his younger years what he'd like to do with his life, he wouldn't have answered along the lines of donning a fat suit and stockings to play a bolshy matriarch.
THE HEAT Sky Movies Comedy 8PM Starchy FBI agent Sandra Bullock is teamed with bolshy Boston cop Melissa McCarthy - the Bridesmaids bulldozer is not Miss Congeniality.
Krishnan Guru-Murthy is too bolshy, Andrew Neil is old fashioned and Jeremy Vine too smarmy.
TbeH Following a cameo appearance in the last series of Benidorm, former Dynasty icon Joan Collins (below) is returning to The Solano as bolshy business exec Crystal Hennessy-Vas.