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Synonyms for Whittle

whittle something or someone down

Synonyms for Whittle

English aeronautical engineer who invented the jet aircraft engine (1907-1996)

cut small bits or pare shavings from


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Ron Whittle Councillor Whittle said he had spoken with Councillor Onions' family to explain that the election was taking place, and that they were happy for it to go ahead.
Mr Whittle, 45, said his background in the military had helped him cope over the nine days, and that completing was more to do with mental toughness than physical fitness.
Mr Whittle, 45, background , said his backmilitary in the military helped him cope nine days, and completing was more with mental toughness than physical fitness.
In particular, I'm excited about Brook & Whittle's wide web rotogravure capabilities, which will round out our heat transfer and shrink sleeve offerings."
But when the weapons were later found hidden in the pub, the CCTV was examined, which showed that two men and a woman were involved in an altercation with Bromilow and Whittle, both of Hillside Avenue, Connah's Quay.
Whittle has been representing the interests of insurers and employers in the defense of workers' compensation and liability matters in Florida for nearly 30 years.
The combination of Brook and Whittle and Prime increases end market, customer and geographic diversification while maintaining a strong growth focus.
In her maiden Sydney Hobart in 2014, James Whittle sailed Takanito PHS 12th, but retired in 2015 with rudder damage.
Whittle, whose firm PB Events went bust after Clinton pulled out of the engagement, said: "The buck stops with us.
I was however somewhat surprised that while you referred to the Whittle Arch and statue in Coventry you did not mention the 'Frank Whittle Jet Heritage Centre' at the Midland Air Museum at Baginton.
Stephen Whittle sold a ticket for the match at Hillsborough to a friend, who died in the disaster.
Thoroughly 'user friendly' in tone, composition and presentation, "The Whittling Handbook" is very highly recommended for anyone aspiring to whittle as a pastime or hobby, and would prove to be an enduringly popular addition to community library collections.
I must take issue with the Griffith versus Whittle comments made by Francis Cowell (Letters, PEFebruary).
David Whittle, of the independent Peters in the Packhorse Centre, is not happy with social media and other comments made following news of the shop's troubles.
Whittle will be Community President for six offices in Newton, Scott and Jasper counties.