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lunch-pail mentality

lunch-pail mentality  n.— «He has what I call a lunch-pail mentality.…Tommy comes to work every day, and outworked people in practice. He called all our signals in the secondary, and was our quarterback on defense. Tommy is not only...

Wikipedian defense

Wikipedian defense  n.— «At any rate, the whole process is taking on a life of its own as various people weigh in and out on the issue of the tests, what they showed, whether they showed what Floyd says they did or not, and so on. This is...

trade for eights

trade for eights  v. phr.— «That was around the time the SEC brought charges against the brokers for the practice—called “trading for eights,” or flipping. But when the flipping case came to trial, the NYSE didn’t testify in...

3D foreign policy

3D foreign policy  n.— «We have operated what is sometimes called a “3D foreign policy”—diplomacy, development, and defense—with the clear emphasis on the first “D.”» —“Canada losing moral authority in...

shoot-off rodeo

shoot-off rodeo  n.— «Last year, the Army planned to test competing RPG defense systems in what officials refer to as a “shoot-off rodeo.”» —“Did the Army favor Raytheon in anti-RPG bid?” by Adam...

mike

mike  n.— «Now he’s back and playing the Mike, football vernacular for the middle linebacker in a 4-3 defense.» —“Walker tries on big shoes” by Jeff Thomas Republican (Springfield, Massachusetts) Aug. 28...

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