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blow a raspberry

To make a sputtering noise by pressing the tongue and lips together. It can be used to express either real or faux contempt, mockery, or displeasure, or as a playful gesture toward babies or young children, who may repeat it. Jacqueline quickly blew a raspberry at Dave after he made fun of her new haircut. Tara loves hearing her baby boy giggle when she blows raspberries on his tummy.
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give someone the raspberry

Inf. to make a rude noise with the lips at someone. The audience gave him the raspberry, which gave him some second thoughts about his choice of career. Even after his grandstand play, they gave him the raspberry.
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blow a raspberry

make a derisive or contemptuous sound with your lips.
This expression is from rhyming slang, where raspberry tart means a fart.
1996 Observer It is unthinkable that, this close to a general election, the party is going to blow a raspberry at its leader.
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give someone the raspberry

tv. to make a rude noise with the lips at someone. (see also Bronx cheer, raspberry.) The audience gave him the raspberry, which gave him some second thoughts about his choice of career.
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raspberry

(ˈræzbɛri)
n. the Bronx cheer. The entire audience gave the performer the raspberry.
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The new Raspberry Pi 2 Model B has been upgraded, with faster processor cores and double the amount of memory capacity (1GB).
All previous Raspberry Pi projects are compatible with the new Raspberry Pi 2 Model B, and the expanded GPIO pins, advanced power management and connectivity, make it possible to connect up to four USB devices, including some powered devices such as hard drives.
The XBMC bundle is a simple out-of-the-box solution to transform any Raspberry Pi into a powerful media centre for the home or office.
The affordability and versatility of Raspberry Pi is what makes the computer so attractive: In the US, the circuit board costs between $25 and $35, and the computers can support nearly 20 different operating systems and plenty of I/O systems for transmitting video, audio and more.
Each bar has a raspberry fondant with coconut, covered with dark Belgian chocolate creating an irresistible combination.
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L'Artiste Patisserie, tucked in the back of a strip mall by a Savon on Ventura Boulevard, offers croissants (chocolate, almond and plain), scones (blueberry, raspberry, red currant, pecan and date), Danish (cream cheese, apple), cinnamon rolls, small and large tarts, cakes, cupcakes (chocolate, red velvet, carrot) and lots of other delicious-looking creations that are made on the premises.
Breakfast and in home snacks are the only occasions that are in decline for raspberry consumption.
This is the basic pattern, but of course there are modifications depending on the type of raspberry you grow.
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From October -- December 2015, consumers will have access to tips, recipes, videos and live Q&As to help them make their own unique version of a raspberry pie and inspire creativity in the kitchen.
Building upon the massive success of the first generation Raspberry Pi, and targeting consumers, businesses and educators, the new Raspberry Pi 2 Model B has significantly upgraded capabilities, with faster processor cores and a doubling in memory capacity to 1GB.
At the Glyndwr University event in Wrexham, youngsters from Alun School in Mold and St Brigid's in Denbigh were set a series of programming challenges using the Raspberry Pi, the revolutionary device launched in 2011 as a way of teaching school pupils about computer science.
THE one millionth Raspberry Pi mini computer rolled off the hi-tech production line at the Sony UK Technology Centre.
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