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flannelled fool

One who plays the sport of cricket. Taken from the white flannel trousers cricketers wear. Primarily heard in UK. Every afternoon you can see us flannelled fools gathered in the park for a spot of cricket.
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Place a flannel in the water and make sure it is soaked through.
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He believes they have warmed to him because he "won't give them any flannel".
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Stick the fish, one fish at a time, inside the flannel board fish bowl.
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In the photo, Kourtney was wearing a loose red flannel shirt over a tight fitting black dress.
A hot flannel held against the closed eye with gentle pressure can help soften the cyst to help it drain.
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