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jeff

(dʒɛf)
1. n. a Caucasian; a white person. (All senses originally black. From Jefferson Davis. Potentially derogatory.) The jeffs are coming around more often. What’s up?
2. n. a boring or square person. Don’t be a jeff, man!
3. tv. to persuade or deceive someone. You’re just jeffing us!
4. in. to gentrify; to take on the ways of whites. Cool it man; stop your jeffing.
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Jeff Haas Mazda has a complete line of new Mazda cars ready for delivery, including the Mazda6, Mazda3 and Mazda CX-5.
In 1996, Jeff and Jane flew to Atlanta to work for a year with local volunteers to construct houses which were providing a safe home for people who were too poor to afford their own.
In his local branch, Jeff became exposed to fine thinkers, people who believed in the power of persuasion.
This has been a wake-up call for Jeff and some time away with his boys was just what he needed to get himself better.
Stacey has a son Zachary, two, while Jeff, who split from Jade, 27, before her cancer death one year ago, has custody of the boys.
Jeff has been involved in voluntary work for four years at Jackson's school and has made a positive contribution to both staff and pupils.
Jeff was engaged to be married when he learned he had the disease.
For Jeff, I think that the shadowiness may be intentional.
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Another sarge will train Jeff in Bassingbourn, Cambs.
We don't just take cans and bottles from the public; they bring in siding and other types of scrap," notes Jeff.
Jeff Hamilton is currently the Manager of Integrated Manufacturing at Sappi's Somerset Mill in Skowhegan, Maine USA.
Music fans and bikers flock to the funeral of Little Jeff
The result was a dramatically-reduced risk of the troubled site catching fire again and further reinforcement that Jeff Kroeker and company had made the right decision in moving into the processing and recycling arena.
Jeff is also his book's narrator, and the tale he tells is about how a man who looks like him is ruining his life by impersonating him, causing him to lose his job, apartment, girlfriend, identity.