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butch

(bʊtʃ)
1. n. a physician. (Derogatory. From butcher.) The butch at the infirmary was no help at all.
2. mod. virile and masculine. (In a homosexual context.) Really, Clare. How butch!
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Butch said his son stays active with other community activities such as visiting local assisted living facilities.
After four years, and a series of exhibits in which she showed various assortments of her butch photographs, Allen determined to expand her collection and then preserve it in book form.
Butch started hunting in the Ameristep Doghouse ground blind from which he'd shpt the 8-pointer the year before.
Ever since we moved warehouses to Pennsylvania, we've got 2,000 guns for sale in the showroom and are bringing in more each day," Butch says.
From my experience with him, Butch has a big heart for the needy.
Grace's book argues that Long, who had made his way to Utah, married a widow with six children in 1894 and kept his identity hidden, leading a double life throughout the famed Butch and Sundance years of the wild west.
Nicknamed after the thick-furred, cotton-white animal that roams the North Pole, the 6-foot-11 Butch unloaded 40 points and grabbed 31 rebounds to send the Bolts coaching staff in a spin and put on hold the phone call to bring out NBA veteran Darnell Jackson from the shadows.
Independent oil and gas company Faroe Petroleum, which is focused on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, on Monday announced the spudding of the first of two back-to back-wells in Licence PL405/PL405B, the Butch East exploration well 8/10-5S (Faroe 15%).
I turned around and saw Butch standing there, glaring at me.
Butch, isn't it more fun to just watch the fireworks?
Women who described themselves as more butch reported significantly greater childhood emotional and physical neglect.
This fascinating tale suggests something very different, with a grizzled Butch - brilliantly played by Sam Shepard - surviving to have a successful and anonymous life.
National Underwriter Life & Health is pleased to name Butch Britton as the winner of the 2011 Industry Elite Award for Market Innovation.
The book is exactly that, 100 portraits and anecdotes of butch moments that I've witnesses as a queer tourist around the world I truly recommend choosing a wise title.
Tamworth boar Sundance, and his sister Butch, rose to fame when they fled an abattoir in Malmesbury, Wiltshire, in 1998.