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riffraff

Undesirable, disreputable, or vulgar people, often used in a condescending manner. I wouldn't be seen in a place like that, there's a lot of riffraff that hang out around there.
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The district helps Riff Raff save 75 percent on bills compared to natural gas, which, Cox says, is a big positive for his small business.
Actor James Franco portrayed the character called Alien in "Spring Breakers," which is said to have been inspired by Riff Raff.
Dave Manington (above) brings his group Riff Raff to the Barton Arms in Birmingham and they are join by singer Brigitte Beraha
Support band, Riff Raff are equally well known as a top AC/DC tribute with a growing reputation.
I was really nervous during the first show,'' said Richard, who has played the character of Riff Raff the butler on both stage and screen.
Left-winger Loach, who gave Carlyle his big break in his 1990 film Riff Raff, was offered an OBE by Jim Callaghan's Labour Government in the 70s, but turned it down.
FORMED in New Orleans, Hurray For The Riff Raff have taken the Big Easy's melting pot of musical styles, while offering a new twist on its traditions, mostly owing to their whip-smart singer and songwriter Alynda Lee Segarra.
TEESSIDE music fans will surely be saying HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF after tonight's show at the Georgian Theatre in Stockton.
We'll keep out all the riff raff, Until they know their place, For all who won't do as they're told, There simply isn't space
Whilst some of the gentlemen of rugby union have looked down on the sporting riff raff.
AT Riff Raff I spend most of my days dreaming up new ways to bridge the gap between the online world and its bricks 'n' mortar counterpart.
Irish Ray Fahy along with Sean Allison and Johnny Franco from the UK together are Riff Raff
Scotland At The Movies, stv, Monday: Slab Boys, Riff Raff, A Sense of Freedom .
The sooner a few more judges follow the lead of His Honour Judge Graham Cottle the sooner we get rid of the riff raff in our society.
QUIZ CHALLENGE: 1 A green sprig of oak leaves and acorns; 2 St Stephen's Day; 3Romania; 4 The virginal; 5 Riff Raff.