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juvie

(ˈdʒuvi)
1. n. a police officer concerned with juveniles. (Underworld.) The juvies have to know juvenile law cold.
2. n. a youth; a teenager under age eighteen. (Underworld.) I work with juvies a lot. I try to get them back on the track.
3. mod. juvenile. She still has a lot of juvie attitudes.
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Her imagination, like ours, had clearly been primed for exciting revelations beyond the realm of Veronica Roth's juvie sci-fi franchise, which inexplicably switches allegories late in the game.
Allen Ginsberg's Howl--sold to two undercover juvie cops by one of Ferlinghetti's unsuspecting clerks at City Lights--may not have been great literature (adolescent dreck, if you ask me), but one must go back to republican Rome to find a time when censors weren't reflexively condemned as puritanical fanatics.
Everybody said I was crazy." He kept pushing until they agreed, and ended up teaching his Juvie Jazz program until he sustained an injury 17 years later.
Written in the voice of Percy, Riordan's half-god, half-mortal hero, this is a fun yet informative take on mythology, with selections such as "Hermes Goes to Juvie" and "Persephone Marries Her Stalker." Percy explains in the introduction: "There's like forty bajillion different versions of the myths, so don't be all Well, I heard it a different way, so you're WRONG!
Miriam had once brought him to library at the high school and opened the old yearbook with Caleb's picture from his junior year, before he was sent off to juvie. "He doesn't look crazy, does he?" whispered Miriam.
That's when they knew something was really wrong with me and they sent me to juvie (juvenile detention)."
And, if he's telling it straight, not fifteen seconds of his former life spent in juvie or Jackson or anywhere else in these Continental United States.
Darren lives in Toronto's inner city and has just gotten out of juvie after spending two years there on drug charges.
The loopy, lightweight beat by 16-year-old producer Juvie is a perfect frame for the crew's gruff delivery, packed with Southern slang and phrasings as repetitive and tautly rhythmic as drumline exercises, but shot through with energy and steely confidence.
Upon release from juvie, I really felt it didn't matter too much what I did, if they said you did it, you did it, if the white man said you did it, then you did it.
And the next thing I remember I'm in juvie in the detention center where I used to live." Baadsgaard says he has no memory of the incident.
OFFENDER Cert 15, PS15.99, Blu-ray PS17.99 After Dog Pound and King Of Devil's Island, we're thrown back into Borstal for yet another juvie jail drama more likely to exasperate than entertain.
15 10(-) Offender ANOTHER juvie jail drama more likely to exasperate than entertain viewers.
(205.) See Mike Corn, Detention Center Closing, HAYS DAILY NEWS (Hays, Kan.), June 1, 2010, http://www.hdnews.net/story/juvenile053010; Juvie Center Closing Could Give Teen Thugs Their Freedom, TRENTONIAN, May 21, 2009, http://www.trentonian.com/articles/ 2009/05/21/news/doc4a14c34dc6d8b165050805.txt; Dan Linehan, Juvenile Detention Center to Close: Blue Earth County Drops Its Commitment, FREE PRESS (Mankato, Minn.), July 2, 2010, http://mankatofreepress.com/local/x1703948488/ Juvenile-detention-center-to-close; P.J.
*** (Cineworld, Broad Street, and Cineworld Solihull, Empire Great Park Honey 2 (PG) Formulaic but harmless urban dance movie sequel, as fresh out of juvie Bronx babe Katerina Graham joins the dance studio crew to take on her bad boy ex's team in the inevitable dance battle competition.