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sharpie

1. A permanent marker, especially a black one. Based on the trademark for a brand of permanent marker that has become synonymous with this style of marker. Would you pass me a sharpie? I need to label these boxes. She used a sharpie to sign the documents, and the ink bled through to all the papers beneath.
2. A cheat, swindler, or fraudster; a sharper. That sharpie promised us a huge payout but ended up running off with all our money! She made a living as a card sharpie, using sleight of hand to win money off unsuspecting gamblers.
3. A very intelligent, quick-witted, alert person; someone who is very sharp. They hired a real sharpie to take over the case. Now it's looking very likely that they'll win. Tom has tended to date pretty dull guys over the years, so it's nice to see him with a sharpie for a change!

sharpie

n. a clever operator; a clever person. She’s a real sharpie. She’ll take you for everything you’ve got.
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He also took a bathroom selfie to show off the signatures, joking that he got 'mugged by sharpie wielding celebrities.'
Students studied their tiles and were able to infer that all of the rubbing alcohol evaporated, leaving the Sharpie ink behind.
A sharpie and/or a chicken in the bag taken with any dog is an accomplishment; a mature boomer is a trophy.
Not wanting to move them from their home, I decided to decorate eggs with designs drawn with Sharpie markers to accent the beautiful, simplistic designs on the pieces.
The package includes accommodation; baseball and Sharpie pen; package of Topps Baseball Cards; bag of peanuts and Cracker Jacks; and a bottle of water.
Deans said: "We experienced ourselves how powerful the additional motivation of playing for a mate can be when 'Sharpie' (Wallabies lock Nathan Sharpe) had his 100th Test in Auckland (against Wales) recently.
WE have teamed up with Sharpie', the permanent marker, to give one lucky reader and a friend an exclusive week-long holiday to Auckland, New Zealand.
Before last weekend's game against Blackburn, Sharpie correctly predicted the Blues would win 2-0 with Leon Osman first scorer and told the entire lounge he was entertaining to back it.
NEWELL RUBBERMAID INTRODUCES ITS SHARPIE LIQUID PENCIL.
Sharpie, 2009, however, represents a departure for the artist.
True to form, when owner Eric Brown hosted a Sharpie pen art contest at his new Michigan community, Urbane on Adams, more than 150 people attended and five new leases were signed.
I went to Walmart and bought a Sharpie and told myself that I was going to carry it around until people asked for my autograph.
New Rear Commodore Bruce Craw is a long time member of the RYCT, an enthusiastic sailor who was very prominent in Rainbows and lightweight Sharpie sailing in his younger days
Global packaging solutions leader MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) has announced that it has begun supplying Newell Rubbermaid Office Products its Natralock paperboard-based security packaging for Newell's Sharpie Fine Retractable 10-count marker pack in club stores.
All you needed was a white T-shirt and a black Sharpie.