stringbean

stringbean

n. a thin person. (Also a term of address.) Who’s the stringbean standing by the punch bowl? Somebody ought to feed him.
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Before the world dubbed Hearns the "Hitman", the young, stringbean welterweight contender was christened the "Motor City Cobra" by stablemates at Detroit's brutal Kronk gym.
These were well-presented with a bamboo leaf and included flat stringbean and onion slivers that retained good snap.
Anne read--in a very quiet, vulnerable voice--"Little Girl, My Stringbean, My Lovely Woman"--setting the firsthand image of a mother's affirmation of her daughter against the second-hand images of death and violence hurled that evening from men who had never seen a bombed village.
Additional two access tunnels are added to the mine s main shaft, the Stringbean Alley Decline.
That's because Van Outen has that sexy woman-jumpsout-of-a-cake vibe about her, while stringbean Hall is more cake-jumps-out-of-a-woman.
Hands down and nimble on his feet, stringbean Dillon used the perimeter of the ring to land counter punches in the first couple of rounds but had slowed to a standstill by the final bell as well-drilled Waqas kept applying the pressure.
He also referred to his inventor as Brains, his inventor's sister as Stringbean and their father as Bootface.
player better known as Stringbean, had just left the band, and Flatt
It chronicles the adventures of one Stringbean McCoy a "cool kitten" born to a family "as square as boxes" who "loved him but not his music.
Monroe later asserted that he hired Stringbean because "I Just wanted to get a feller that could sing and not play too much banjo, just to fill in with it and let them hear the sound of the banjo.
The Cat Who Invented Bebop" introduces the reader to Stringbean McCoy, a very cool , saxophone playing young cat born to very square parents in the Mississippi Delta.
Currently, we have a piece on about Ethel Waters called Sweet Mama Stringbean directed by Elizabeth Van Dyke.
Oviposition substrates for the predators were stringbean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.
In this latest release from producer Judd Apatow's losers-hook-up-with-hotties lab, hefty motormouth Seth (Jonah Hill), sly but unassertive stringbean Evan (Michael Cera) and nerdy-to-the-point-of-mutancy Fogell (Christopher Mintz-Plasse) combine three totally different senses of humor into a compelling -- and mostly believable -- compound.
Banjo player Stringbean was a good pitcher, which added to his value as a musician.