mean streak


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mean streak

Fig. a tendency for a person to do things that are mean. I think that Wally has a mean streak that no one ever saw before this incident.
See also: mean, streak
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Ross County goal hero Michael Gardyne reckons his team-mates have to develop a mean streak and be more ruthless in games when they're on top.
If any team is going to be successful you need that mean streak," he said.
The Scorries midfielder is chasing a unique treble as incentive to keep up his mean streak of Scottish Cup form and goals.
Each Baddie has a super power and a super cool name, Sandman, Mean Streak, Giant Boy, Scorcher (he burns things, you know), etc.
Kevin Durant may have a mean streak while on the court, but he's doing everything he can to help his hometown fans to recover from the carnage of Monday's storm.
Miley Cyrus' foam finger, Taylor Swift's mean streak and the look on Rihanna's face while Drake performed will surely be remembered, but these MTV Video Music Awards belonged to Justin Timberlake.
However, Wynn, said, the results do not necessarily show that babies are born with a mean streak.
A couple of new signings, preferably with exacting standards and a mean streak, should be recruited, while the boss gradually breaks up and replaces the old guard.
BLUES SQUARE BET PREM NEWPORT COUNTY 1 Knights (74) TAMWORTH 2 St Aimie (47), Christie (59) KILLER instinct is the answer to Newport's problems according to Justin Edinburgh and the new County boss is ordering his players to bring their mean streak to tomorrow's clash with Kettering.
PHIL BARDSLEY puts Sunderland's mean streak down to the benefits of a settled back four.
She just may have a mean streak to go along with her might.
It also sealed a crucial victory as keeper Neil Sullivan continued his mean streak.
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Does this mean that God had a mean streak inside him?
The visitors have committed the fewest fouls in the division and may lack the mean streak required to get the better of Braga, who have been criticised by Benfica coach Jorge Jesus for their aggressive approach.