cattle-rustler

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cattle-rustler

One who steals meat from supermarkets in order to resell it. Please tell me you didn't buy this meat from a cattle-rustler.

cattle-rustler

n. a thief who steals meat from supermarkets for resale. (Underworld.) Marty is a cattle-rustler, and she’s got some stuff for sale.
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The minister said even with the bolus, cattle rustlers still went on about their business with relative ease.
Last month, when the regional commissioner took office, he put cattle rustlers on notice, saying the government would take stern action against anyone found engaging in retrogressive practices.
OKLAHOMA CITY The cattle rustlers Jerry Flowers is pursuing probably aren't aware yet that they're now involved in a federal crime investigation under the FBI and Bureau of Indian Affairs, he said.
But he is young and green, and residents reckon he'll be lucky to last a week as he walks directly into a feud between Dandy Dee and his gang of bar toughs and cattle rustlers and Nat Yarbrough with his team of wagoneers and Spanish ambition to restore his wife's heritage of an enormous land grant.
The ambush occurred while Mossman, a deputy, and a guide were searching for a band of cattle rustlers in Walter Canyon.
Three suspected cattle rustlers and a village watchman were killed in alleged shootouts with police officers in Maguindanao and Zamboanga del Norte on Thursday.
"There is no such thing as cattle rustlers in the Madi or Kuku areas.
When the militiamen chased the cattle rustlers, they were fired upon by the gunmen in barangay Bualan, near the borders of Pikit and Aleosan towns, both in North Cotabato, triggering a two-hour firefight.
I have always known that in the heartland, New York Jewscosmopolitans, subversivesare less popular than cattle rustlers and about as trusted as used-car salesmen.
Boko Haram and cattle rustlers are acting as agent provocateurs in the conflict.
But their task is more dangerous than it looks, especially when dirt bike-riding cattle rustlers appear!
Accordingly, Fernandez pursued the cattle rustlers and was able to recover his farming animals while these were in the hands of two minors.
CATTLE rustlers have cost a Cornish farmer an estimated PS250,000 after 17 of his Belgium blue cross herd were stolen in the dead of night.
MOON legend Neil Armstrong's ancestors came from Ireland and he once joked he was descended from cattle rustlers from Fermanagh.