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porky

mod. fat; obese; pig-like. You are beginning to look a little porky.
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The GoGo Pet Products Porky Bone Dog Chew from Artvark is all-natural treat made with no additives or preservatives.
Home cooks were looking for better quality sausagement, and Porky Whites had a higher meat content than some own-label sausagement, he added.
HEALTH-conscious Britons are shunning pork pies - to avoid becoming too porky.
Their much older brother Porky was their remote protector and Kim, as the first-born twin, also felt like a lifelong protector of his five-minute younger brother.
One of their "riders" was unseated but all made it safely to the end of the course where winner, Frankie di Porky, scooped his first prize of a bucket of nuts.
You can never be sure about these things, Porky Johnson says, but if he had to bet on it, his money would be on his late wife, Neddy.
Porky the pig is a winner on the golf course thanks to a bright idea from Flo Rutherford, last year's lady captain at Backworth.
TO EVERYBODY else, Porky [co-presenter Mike Parry] was the gaffer, but I could think of him only in terms of what we had been through working together on our breakfast show, which we had taken all around the world.
The porky pet has caused quite a stir since his owners, Sean and Gillian Langley, and daughter Nicole, 14, pictured, moved from Northern Ireland to Monkwearmouth in Sunderland.
How to begin nailing a photographic oeuvre whose cast of characters ranges from Kate Moss (radiant in Alexander McQueen) to a brown rat (rapine in a gutter), whose still-life subjects flip from pink roses to a porky penis unleashed beside an airline breakfast, whose locations encompass antiwar demonstrations and tropical ponds?
He worked for Warner Bros and voiced the lines of Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Elmer Fudd, Foghorn Leghorn and Tweety Pie.
4-liter sits between the passengers behind an unsightly bulge in the rear bulkhead; its center of gravity is significantly higher than the V10's; it is a porky 120 lb heavier; and the supercharger multiplies torque in a non-linear Fashion in a car that needs a level of delicacy to balance it on the cornering knife's edge.
Residents of Ruthwell Station village in Dumfries and Galloway have rallied round owners George and Sadie Stone in their bid to prevent the slaughter of ten-year-old Porky.
Indeed, CE was so horrified that we warned readers to avoid buying stocks on Friday because that was the day the average broker came to the office wearing "a Porky Pig T-shirt and a pair of magenta-and-chartreuse Rollerblades.