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(used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail

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Oh, but these salespersons - I particularly dislike the ones deployed in Mercury Drug stores, waiting to ambush hapless senior citizens - can turn the nicest people into, well, cranky ones.
I did write 'real' to mean 'in actuality.' And I even believe my punctuation is correct: 'a real old, cranky cyclist' -- in that the 'real' adjective outranks the 'old, cranky cyclist.' I don't place 'real' on equal footing as the other adjectives 'old' and 'cranky,' hence no comma between 'real' and 'old.'
Recorded over a span of five years at bassist/producer Brad Woods Seagrass Studio, Cranky Georges debut full-length album Fat Lot of Good tips music from the bucket that dredges the confluence of the Danube, the Shannon and the Missouri.
Are we true Rain People, like the Ketchikanians, or just wannabes who grow cranky not when it stops raining, but when it keeps raining?
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Asked again if she likes being on TV, Alanna responds with a cranky, "No!" The answer was unexpected from Alanna's handler and mother, June "Momma June" Shannon.
So allow me to wear my cranky, under-the-weather, moany January hat with confidence so you won't be alone in having a little rant.
Wiesenthal Center Honors Actor Tom Cruise [JTA] Related: The Cranky Redskins Fan's Guide to Dan Snyder [Washington City Paper] Earlier: Wiesenthal Center Out of Bounds on Snyder AJC Dismisses Synder's Anti-Semitism Charge Dan Snyder Is Not a Wiesenthal Donor Snyder Tries, Fails To Explain Lawsuit
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With worries about making ends meet paramount, particularly in respect to medical costs, perhaps it should come as no surprise that many consumers, led by senior couples, empty nesters and established couples, would choose to treat any symptoms of gastric distress on their own rather than make a possibly expensive doctor visit just for a cranky tummy.
Hard-nosed advice from a cranky law professor; how to succeed in law school.
** DELACOUR, Gavin Cranky the Crocodile ISBN 978863340588 Black Ink, 2009 unpaged $15.00 pbk
WHO'S YOUR GLADYS: HOW TO TURN EVEN THE MOST DIFFICULT CUSTOMER INTO YOUR BIGGEST FAN shows business readers how to create excellent customer service, using a cranky 87-year-old woman as an example of how adversity can change to support.
In a culture addicted to beauty, Botox, and Viagra, wrinkly, worn, and cranky Carl is a monster who haunts our nightmares, a frightening reminder of the frailty of our bodies and dreams.