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Synonyms for hawkshaw

someone who is a detective

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WALKIES Colin Hawkshaw with his West Highland terrier Albie RULES Dogs will be allowed on most Northumberland shores, and a section of beach south of Newbiggin Bay looks set to be open to dogs all year round
Whereas Faulkner refuses to fill in the gaps as to what "really" happened with Miss Minnie (readers are not given facts per se, but the rhetoric of the story and the clearly sympathetic rendering of Hawkshaw make it clear that we, like Hawkshaw, must believe that Minnie lied), Oz shows clearly that Geula suffers no attack and yet still fully intends to accuse one of the Bedouin nomads of raping her.
The Mango on the Mango Tree," Warren calls it "a great gold eye" the persona spies on like a "cosmic Hawkshaw to track down its villainy" (98, ll.
In "The Hermit" (1693) Benjamin Hawkshaw dismisses the "fulsome Joys" of this world:
The town was defended by a detachment of the North Staffordshire Militia, under Captain Hawkshaw, and the town guard, who held it until relieved the next day.
English dance-folk singer Kirsty Hawkshaw will replace O'Connor tonight.
Hawkshaw argues convincingly that the changes Bruckner introduced were eminently practical, the result of hands-on participation as organist in performances of the work in the Hofkapelle, and stresses that they do not present the picture of an 'insecure, adulation-seeking composer with a counting mania' (a reference to the 'rhythmical supervision' to which the Mass and several of his symphonies were subjected in the mid 1870s) but, on the contrary, reveal 'a professional composer at work systematically "fine-tuning" his score throughout a quarter century of performances and meticulous self-analyses'.
teams Kilmarnock McDonald 6, O'Donnell 5, Greer 5, Findlay 6, Taylor 5, Thomas 6, Waters 4, Hawkshaw 5, Jones 5, Frizzell 5, Erwin 4, Subs: Boyd 4, Brophy 2, Kilmarnock Fox 6, Naismith 6, Fraser 7, Davies 7, van der Weg 7, Draper 6, O'Brien 7, Lindsay 7, Gardyne 7, Keillor-Dunn 7, Curran 7, Subs: Kelly 1, Chow 3, Dow 3,
Ramsbottom and Tottington Local Link already covers the areas of Edenfield, Carr, Shuttleworth, Summerseat, Hazelhurst, Holcombe Brook, Hawkshaw, Affetside, Tottington and Walshaw.
Gregory Hawkshaw, 45, and Danny Hawkshaw, 23, were to be punished for ransacking 13 places of worship.
Sataloff, MD, DMA, FACS; Mary Hawkshaw, RN, BSN, CORLN; Joshua Kutinsky, JD, PsyD; Edward A.
Hawkshaw, "Strobovideolaryngoscopy: Results and Clinical Value," Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology 100, no.
Close friend Sheldon HawKshaw, 42, said he was "in shocK.
The Scare Kingdom Scream Park, held at Hawkshaw Farm park, has been running for five years in Lancashire.
Katz, Hawkshaw, and Dahlia Sataloff offer an overview of reflux laryngitis and other manifestations of laryngopharyngeal reflux for otolaryngologists, primary care physicians, internists, gastroenterologists, general surgeons, speech-language pathologists, voice teachers, and patients.