monkey suit


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monkey suit

a tuxedo. (Jocular. Possibly in reference to the fancy suit worn by an organ-grinder's monkey.) Do I have to wear a monkey suit to dinner? All the men except me wore monkey suits at dinner on the cruise.
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Maybe in Beijing a singing messenger in a gorilla suit can be arrested fingerprinted mildly tortured and released without anyone ever realizing that theres a man in the monkey suit.
police officer, and his partner, an ex-Clayton County corrections officer named Rick Dyer, claimed that they had DNA evidence that their find was a Sasquatch, when it fact it was road kill stuffed inside a monkey suit and packed in ice.
You don't need a monkey suit - dress as casual as you like.
But he added he did not agree with the current system in place for elected mayors which has seen Ken Livingstone voted in in London, former local CID head Ray Mallon gain the seat in Middlesbrough and a man in a monkey suit given control of Hartlepool.
The Salvation Army store had the smallest supply of costumes, but the variety was big - note the child-sized, full-body monkey suit ($6.
In 1962 we had an Indian King Kong with wrestler Dara Singh in a monkey suit, a Japanese Kong with a giant robot ape and in King Kong Lives we meet Mrs Kong and, at film's end after dad dies, Baby Kong.
In the world of Walter Pfeiffer, the wind kicks up and a sea of tall silken grass wavers beneath an ominous sky, and a monkey suit hangs on a coatrack by the front door.
A colleague was thrown out for the crime of being 'cheeky' to a jobsworth steward who was wearing a bow tie and monkey suit, would you believe.
The Monkey Suit (The New Press, $24), a collection of short stories, by David Dante Troutt.
WHAT: Just as Hollywood's leading men start their search for the perfect monkey suit to don at this year's big awards show, DreamWorks Home Entertainment proudly presents the first ever Monkey Suit Fashion Show to celebrate the DVD and VHS release of THE TUXEDO.
Because the toy maker who appears onstage in the cafe scene in Act Two has taken on a new guise in Annabel Arden's production - that of a man in a monkey suit.
A man in a monkey suit should be choosing his tricks fucking wisely in my neighborhood, bro.
Wearing his monkey suit and riding a tricycle, Nicholas Stowe, 3-1/2, claimed third prize in his age group.