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drafty

n. a draft beer; beer. How about a cold drafty?
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A normal really drafty house has four air changes, and the ideal is between 0.
The center wouldn't stay warm in the winter or cool in the summer, and it was so drafty that you could feel the breeze - and dust - while inside.
Single glazed drafty windows, no or little insulation, flat roofs which area nightmare.
The insulation between the roof and cathedral ceiling has settled and we are concerned about ice dams developing, the windows are drafty and we're not sure if it's the windows or if there needs to be insulation and draft barriers around the windows.
For a group which tends to have to rely on drafty church halls, to see it having access to state-of-the-art technology, and a technician to boot (up), was pleasing.
Mourning forbids color, laughter, dancing, courting, even stepping outside the once-devilishly-magicked castle's walls--unless on RB--and the girls are trapped in a world dyed black, in a drafty old castle wherein pockets of magic still reside.
Drafty spots on doors and windows often aren't noticed until a cold snap arrives, and that is a poor time to repair them with typical weather-stripping, which usually requires keeping the door or window open while the work is done.
But Americans United countered that under that logic, the government could tear down old, drafty churches and rebuild them at taxpayer expense.
The meeting reviewed the annual report of the Union for 2010 and approved the report of the auditor, the final statements for 2009, the drafty bylaw for the estimated budget of the Union for 2011 and the internal audit system for the Executive Committee.
Use a temporary storm window kit consisting of plastic wrap and double-sided tape over drafty windows.
headache, dry throat, dry or 25% runny eyes, allergies) Too Drafty 21% Too Noisy 16% Too Dry 9% Other (smells detected, lack of air circulation 4% Note: Table made from bar graph.
The Assistant Minister stressed the importance of concluding a bilateral understanding in the fields listed on the agenda in the interest of both countries to accomplish the final form of the drafty agreements and documents.
In unseasonably chilly conditions in the drafty Magic Box arena, Roger Federer joined Nadal in the last four and warmed the shivering fans with a stirring fightback from a set down to oust Ernests Gulbis 3-6 6-1 6-4.
Also, avoid placing houseplants near direct sources of heat (like a heating vent) or cold drafts (like a front door or drafty window).
As hide-outs go, Padma certainly beats a dingy cave or drafty cellar.