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merry-andrew

1. adjective Amusingly foolish or idiotic; of or characterized by clownish behavior or sensibilities, especially in public. Though at first I found him quite funny, Tommy's merry-andrew routine has grown quite tiresome lately.
2. noun A person who acts like a clown or buffoon in public, especially for the amusement of others; a fool or idiot in general. I know you enjoy the attention that being a merry-andrew brings, but if you act like a fool all the time, people will start believing you actually are one.
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It's no secret that even Prince Andrew's marriage to Fergie didn't work as well.
Andrew. He adopted the name Andrew E when he became a DJ in the upscale disco Euphoria.
Over several weekends, Andrew's fellow Scouts, friends and family constructed sections of movable stage that could double the existing stage area and provide an orchestra pit.
Yet Andrew appeared to go unrecognised and overlooked by Jesus.When Jesus ascended the mount of transfiguration, where he was seen in his heavenly glory, Jesus took with him Peter, James and John (Mark 9.2-13).
'I don't think Andrew would be here today if it wasn't for the actions of Ashley,' critical care physician Dr.
Last month, Andrew and partner Keren, 56, revealed that they had parted in August, but remained friends.
When Andrew said he didn't know, Joe responded, "Did you hear what they did to two Hong Kong Volunteers when they tried to surrender?
In April 2016, Andrew gained Chartered Fellowship status, the highest level of qualification awarded by the Chartered Insurance Institute.
After creating the list of 71 destinations, Andrew ticked off 28 places he had already visited, which in his own words was a "decent effort but also a little bit pathetic", leaving 43.
The loan was arranged by Andrew Dansker, Matt Michelson, and Andrew Schramm.
Andrew's daughter Ellie said outside the court: "She's finally got a little bit of what she deserves after what she's put this family through.
In 2008, Andrew left Southeast Texas to join the weather team at KVIA in El Paso.
THE commercial operation of Andrew Grant has just completed the acquisition of Andrew Thompson and Co with offices based in Bromsgrove.