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skinny as a beanpole

very thin; very skinny. (*Also: as ~.) I exercised and dieted until I was skinny as a beanpole.
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to swim naked. The boys were skinny-dipping in the creek when Bob's mother drove up.

(hot) skinny

n. inside information. I’ve got the hot skinny on Mary and her boyfriend.
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Matar said that people who meet her in real life for the first time are always shocked at how skinnier she is than on TV.
A 2-1 victory is a skinnier 10/1 at bet365, any Town success by one goal is 7/2 at Paddy Power and betway quote Robins' charges at 9/2 to nick it but also to concede at least once.
Most people start the New Year wishing they hadn't eaten so much and wanting to be skinnier.
it's been 12 months since their wedding and if anything, Kate is skinnier now than she was in That Dress.
Bookies seem well aware of the potential for a draw, bet365's 21-10 the best stalemate price out there, though punters fancying the two sides to be inseparable can back a 1-1 scoreline at a tasty 11-2 with Canbet; odds a shade skinnier than VCBet's generous 6-1, marked against neither side breaking the deadlock in a cagey encounter.
On the high street, those prices may be skinnier, but Joe Ledley is 16/1 and Peter Whittingham20/1 with WilliamHill.
The shortest priced one would be given as the SP - but now that figure will be extended to six which by my schoolboy maths gives bookies a 50 per cent better chance of returning skinnier odds.
However, in the wild, we regularly see snakes much skinnier than these," McCue says.
Bet Direct are glad to accommodate Wigan backers with their 5-4 the Latics, a real standout amid a sea of odds-on quotes, and all those prices look even skinnier when you consider Paul Jewell's fourth-placed outfit are short of strikers.
She hit the Mediterranean sea much faster than her skinnier shipmate.
Travel may broaden the mind but I wish they would broaden the seats which in steerage are really only designed to carry Kate Moss's skinnier sister' Dr Who actor Colin Baker on travelling by air 'My players have fame, adoration, money, women, fast cars and no mortgage.
For Big Round Bums - have found that women with larger posteriors and bigger hips are generally healthier than their skinnier counterparts.
In basketball, when a skinnier girl takes a shot, I can block it.
I heard that exercising makes you stronger but not skinnier.