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sofa spud

(ˈsofə ˈspəd)
n. someone who spends a great deal of time sitting and watching television. (A play on couch potato.) Sofa spuds have been getting a lot of attention in the newspapers.
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spud

(spəd)
1. n. a potato. Mashed spuds are the best of all.
2. n. vodka. (Presumed to be made from potatoes.) She keeps a big jug of spud in the reefer and drinks it like water.
3. n. a vodka drunkard. That silly spud thinks we can’t smell what’s on her breath.
4. n. a short person. (Also a term of address.) He can jump pretty high for a spud.
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OTC BB: DENG), today announced its planned spudding of the Hamilton Fee/Dune Energy #1 well, located on its Welder Ranch property in Victoria County, Texas.
In the fourth quarter, the Company anticipates spudding 83 (50 net) wells and initiating 9 (6 net) recompletions.
Permian Basin of West Texas -- Parallel anticipates spudding
Blowout prevention equipment was installed and tested after the May 2 spudding, and drilling operations are under way.
TecnoPetrol anticipates spudding the well by November 22, 2000.
Murphy's acreage in Malaysian shallow water Blocks SK309 and SK311 (85%) will be seismically evaluated this year, and depending on rig availability, Murphy anticipates spudding a well in late 2000 or early 2001.