chicken hawk

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nontechnical term for any hawks said to prey on poultry


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The tire experts at their Trackside Support Dealers take a hands-on approach to demonstrating warmer-mounting techniques and educating riders to most effectively utilize Chicken Hawk Racing products as tire-preparation tools.
Along the way he has a sordid sexual tryst with former first lady and alleged chicken hawk Frances Cleveland.
I do not advocate pulling out of Iraq now because the resulting civil war would be horrendous, but listening to right-wing Chicken Hawk propaganda, I am reminded daily of the phrase, ``live by the sword, die by the sword.
Since 97 percent of these heroes has never seen combat, including our commander in chief, I suggest that they replace the word French with the term Chicken Hawk.
Instead of a Congress full of chicken hawks, a majority of whom never even came close to serving in the military, standing and cheering a young man who has served 10 tours of duty overseas, maybe one of them could have the courage to say that it is their fault he is in the condition that he is.
She was a good shot and protected the family's livestock from chicken hawks and wolves.
My uncle also had five guinea fowl to keep off the chicken hawks and sound an alarm if a fox approached the chicken house.
Their friendship began from just one of many letters to Berlin's candy bomber from a 7-year-old girl named Mercedes, who loved Der Schokoladen Flieger, but was concerned for her chickens, who thought the airlift planes were chicken hawks.
While George Bush and like-minded chicken hawks may want to "win," I'd rather have a solution that works.
A chapter titled "The Myths of Time," for example, attempts to debunk conventional gay wisdom about the Internet, chicken hawks, and youthcentric gay culture and instead columns every stereotype.
As Moses struggles to understand what could have gone so wrong--how it is possible that Mingo could have buried a meat cleaver "deep in Isaiah's forehead" (12) and why it is that the slave seems so indifferent to Isaiah's death--he suddenly remembers back to what he had taught Mingo about chicken hawks: "Months ago, maybe five, he'd taught Mingo to kill chicken hawks and be courteous to strangers" (13).
His band are the Chicken Hawks and he'll be joined by Errol Linton's Blues Vibe at the Temple Bar Music Centre.
Other headline acts include R&B great Screaming Jay Hawkins and the Chicken Hawks, with Errol Linton's Blues Vibe, at the Temple Bar Music Centre on Friday, July 23; the Guinness Gospel Brunch with the Blind Boys of Alabama at HQ on Sunday afternoon, July 25, and Terry Callier at Vicar Street on Sunday night.
There is no war these chicken hawks are not eager to fight, as long as somebody else's sons and daughters do the dying.