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screamer

1. n. a newspaper headline. Did you see the screamer in the paper today? “The King Died.”
2. n. an exclamation point. (Printing.) Clean up this copy. There are too many screamers. Looks like junior high stuff.
3. n. anything challenging. What a horrible assignment I got. A classic screamer.
4. n. someone or something very exciting or attention getting. This guy is a real screamer! Wait’ll you meet him.
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Screamer scratched her kneecap again and said nothing.
The Screamer is a low-cost, high-altitude deployable autonomous airdrop system used for accurate positioning of critical re-supply and sustainment payloads.
The pair are likely to dominate the betting for the two-and-a-half-mile Listed event and Hourigan admitted that getting the trip is the big question facing The Screamer, who has Timmy Murphy on board now.
Rob Surtees put Sebastopol 1-0 up but Wayne Rowlands levelled with a 35-yard screamer that went in via the Sebastopol 'keeper after rebounding off the bar.
In miserable conditions honours were even until on the hour Stuart Airdrie hit the winner with a 25 yard screamer.
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But when Tucker shifts from seductive speaker to simile screamer on "Get Up," you can sense the sleeping beauty of rock stirring from her slumber and putting on combat boots.
With a young trooper, he sets out across the dangerous scrub turf, ever wary of screamer surveillance.
truck driver and the young mother with a 6-month-old screamer on her lap.
Neil Gilmour pulled one back for the Buffs early in the second half with a calm finish half but Thomson made it 3-1 with a 25-yard screamer.
Burns scored a 25-yard screamer on his debut to give Peasie a 1-0 win over Glenafton and boss Easton said:"I've been trying to get Alex for the past five or six weeks and you can see the quality he gives us.
Kilbeggan Lad, awarded a Leopardstown contest last February at the expense of subsequent Fairyhouse and Haydock Swinton hero Macs Joy, has his first start since for Michael Hourigan, who also saddles The Screamer, a winner twice over hurdles on fast ground.
The first half was evenly balanced with Robert scoring another screamer, but Newcastle lost their way in the second which cost us dearly in a game we could have won.
Team-mateDarren Garmey hit a 20-yard screamer on the hour, while Llanfairpwll, who played their part in a good contest, had to settle for a solitary reply from Simon Giddings on 22 minutes from time.
But six years ago the musician entered the history books by being the first hard rocker to completely come out of the closet, a move that paved the way for former Judas Priest screamer Rob Halford to make a similar announcement in 1998.