nuisance value

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the quality of an embarrassing situation


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He takes a few steps away from the car, takes out his cellphone and begins making a call to someone with some nuisance value viz the police.
"In the end, Turkey has a considerable nuisance value since March 1, 2003, when the Turkish Parliament rejected a government motion permitting the deployment of US troops to operate from Turkish bases," he said.
Deservedly, Tipuric won the manof-the-match award The Trebanos man has been supplying true grit to the Ospreys' pack all term and at the Kingspan Stadium he also contributed serious nuisance value, harrying Ulster ball-carriers at every turn.
MY MATE MAX has the draw and ability to prove far more than just nuisance value to fastest heat winner Mays Teejay in the opening semi-final of the David Naughton Memorial Super Sprint over 277m at Henlow tonight (8.15, live on Racing Post Greyhound TV).
Although Klopp allowed Toure to move upfield for nuisance value after his injury, the Ivorian reveals his manager showed little sympathy for him after the game was finished.
The judge said granting Mr Hunt ownership would be of little or no benefit to him, other than simply "nuisance value".
Though the women's liberation movement has grown tremendously, says Mitchell, there is no indication yet that it can claim more than nuisance value. She points out that all previous revolutionary movements have had to be clandestine at their center during crucial times, but the media gives women's liberation publicity, making it the most public revolutionary movement ever to have existed.
Miller provides plenty of nuisance value and a lot of know how, and while he always looks capable of nicking a goal, he can also set them up.
Gordon Muchall became Burke's third victim when he edged a peach of a delivery to Gary Wilson, Ryan Pringle's exit for 35 ending any flickering hopes of a fightback despite John Hastings and Usman Arshad offering some nuisance value.
For Scotland there seem few expectations other than Celtic grit and nuisance value - ideal conditions for new broom Vern Cotter to take a few people by surprise.
This bare-bones claims make it easy for patent trolls to file shotgun-style complaints against a number of targets and settle them for nuisance value.
Given the expense of fighting such claims with no reasonable chance of recovering defense costs, a lawsuit abuse victim's only practical option is to meet the demand of a plaintiffs' attorney and to settle at the case's nuisance value to "make it go away."
And he was also denied a place in the 1966 European Cup Winners' Cup final having clinched their last-four victory over Celtic when, limping badly and thrown forward to provide nuisance value, he clinched swung the tie with a magnificent header.
Analysts, however, said a Congress victory could be a blessing in disguise for Yeddyurappa as the BJP might try to bring him back as he has proved his nuisance value. The former CM has repeatedly insisted that his main objective with these polls would to be root the BJP out from Karnataka.
rail and squawks, nuisance value only to this squawking mob--