pinched


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sounding as if the nose were pinched

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very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold

not having enough money to pay for necessities

as if squeezed uncomfortably tight

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"When people talk about a 'pinched nerve,' what they are generally talking about is compression of one of the spinal nerve roots.
They are so coveted they have 'Pinched from Virgin Atlantic' stamped onto the feet to try to discourage light-fingered passengers.
Pinched clay is a remarkably clear and straightforward trace of touch, from maker to user my moment of touch can be experienced by others tomorrow or in thousands of years."
Households in which people are retired or not in work account for around one third of the housing pinched, leaving around one million households where people are in work but are still spending over half their cash on housing costs.
But this is different because your son has already told you that he feels pain when pinched. Poor child!
She was standing next to her car in the parking lot when the defendant, who she did not know, cruised by in his vehicle and pinched her bottom.
"Mario used to hate it when I tickled and pinched him.
A DISPLACED cervical vertebra can lead to a pinched nerve, and you may end up with a neck ache.
This requires an understanding of how the parison falls and how it is captured by the mold and pinched and blown out into the final container shape.
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The ruling means that a cafe's male cook who pinched two 14-year-old female employees on the bottom cannot be punished under Norway's criminal code.
Christine McNinley, 22, said she he pinched her, she slapped his face and his headbutted broke her nose.
AN AIRPORT worker who pinched a WPC's bottom walked free from court after magistrates ruled it was not indecent assault.
Next, the researchers either scraped the stinger off with a credit card or pinched it out with thumb and forefinger, then measured the size of the red welt left behind.