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junkyard dog

An especially nasty, vicious, or savage person or animal (especially a dog). Of a person, often used in the phrase "meaner than a junkyard dog." Though he's always polite when he's in public, Tim's husband is meaner than a junkyard dog behind closed doors. That standard poodle may look cute and fluffy, but it's a junkyard dog, you can be sure about that.
See also: dog, junkyard

(as) mean as a junkyard dog

Exceptionally cruel, spiteful, malicious, or violent. Her dad is usually a pretty nice, chilled out guy, but he's gets as mean a junkyard dog when he's been drinking. Don't go messing with that guy! He's mean as a junkyard dog—he'll rip your head off just for looking at him funny!
See also: dog, junkyard, mean

meaner than a junkyard dog

Exceptionally cruel, spiteful, malicious, or violent. Her dad is usually a pretty nice, chilled out guy, but he's gets meaner than a junkyard dog when he's been drinking. Don't go messing with that guy! He's meaner than a junkyard dog—he'll rip your head off just for looking at him funny!
See also: dog, junkyard

meaner than a junkyard dog (with fourteen sucking pups)

Rur. cruel; eager to fight. Don't mess with her. She's meaner than a junkyard dog with fourteen sucking pups. They say Jim's meaner than a junkyard dog, but really, he's a sweetheart.
See also: dog, junkyard
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The idea of upcycling first came to Haddad during the summer of 2014 when he launched a pop up concept in the same spot which now houses Junkyard. Not wanting to invest too much financially into a concept that was only meant to be operational for a few months, Haddad chose instead to reuse and upcycle, furnishing the open air outlet with tables and chairs from his old restaurants which had closed down and re-using common household and junk items in creative ways for the decor.
JEDDAH: A massive blaze with plumes of black smoke engulfed the Tashlih ( car junkyard) in the Briman area of the city, giving the firefighters a tough time, on Saturday.
Following nine weeks of refurbishment, The Junkyard has opened at 38 Dean Street - offering a unique mix of photographic studio, hair salon and exhibition space under the same 18th Century roof.
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After the surprise success in 2012 of pop-up restaurant Junkyard, the weird and wonderful bar and eatery is back, this time for good.Initially a short-term plan to use the land leased by restaurateur Mario Jr.
And in that his new book is called Junkyard Planet, it's an indication that he has an excuse.
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