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riffraff

Undesirable, disreputable, or vulgar people, often used in a condescending manner. I wouldn't be seen in a place like that, there's a lot of riffraff that hang out around there.
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Now the Humane Society International is in a race to save Riff Raff from the bullet.
"You received eight prawns, ate six of them and then sent two back and complained they were disgusting after you've eaten the majority and some of your husband's parmo, no wonder you couldn't fit in the last two prawns!" It ends: "Lesson learned, always trust your better judgement, next time we will protect our customers from riff raff."
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Where'd you come up with the name RiFF RAFF, From the AC/DC song?
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Of course, the story is thinner than Riff Raff's hair, but then it always was.
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One is of Billy Bragg and his band Riff Raff taken in 1976.
Mr Beadle's own analysis is of a party squabbling like spoilt kids, the riff raff at odds with the leadership.
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QUIZ CHALLENGE: 1 A green sprig of oak leaves and acorns; 2 St Stephen's Day; 3 Romania; 4 The virginal; 5 Riff Raff.
He also produced the film version of the play Riff Raff, through another independent production company, Loa Productions, in 1994.
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