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wannabe

and wanna be (ˈwɑnə bi)
n. someone who wants to be something or someone. (Associated with Madonna, the singer.) All these teenyboppers are wannabes, and that’s why we can sell this stuff to them at any price.
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Talking not solely through my pocket, it would have been highly preferable in the Spring Cup at Newbury had Wannabe King shown what he could find off the bridle, but he spent virtually all the race firmly on it because the jockey persistently lacked room to ask him for his effort.
You didn''t have to show anything you didn''t want to show because you were a very powerful wannabe showgirl - not just the presenter but also the executive producer of this new series of self-indulgence.
It is evident that Carter has let them down and things need to be resolved quickly before Shark loses control over his four wannabe muggers.
Missing were Victoria Beckham, 42, and Melanie Chisholm, 42, though Mel C tweeted yesterday: "Happy 20th birthday Wannabe - you haven't aged a bit
The wannabe WAGs women opted to wear tight and bright dresses and many of them were without a jacket, so that their dresses could do the talking.
Summary: 20-year-old singing sensation Pixie Lott has graduated from wannabe to judge, so she knows how to handle tough auditions.
OUR models will win one day catwalk training with Wannabe Workshops (Birmingham).
Then Eddie Ahern drove Wannabe Posh through a gap on the rails.
Hopefuls come in a range of sizes, colours and sexes, with fresh-faced Samuel as the sole male wannabe.
They included Hazel Pool and Cheryl Wright, both 20, from Cumbernauld, and a 35-year-old Monroe wannabe from Glasgow - called Marilyn.
IF anybody knows how to work the whole wannabe routine it's Big Brother's Chanelle Hayes.
Wannabe Guide to Golf is simple, straightforward primer to the basics of golf.
For the third week running wannabe footballer's wife Nikki will be up for the public vote on Friday after Big Brother sprang a nasty surprise on the house.
SOUTH Wales wannabe James Fox got his first taste of stardom when he posed for pictures with the rest of his Fame Academy classmates.
The jokes in Kinka Usher's comic farce about seven wannabe caped crusaders aren't always super, but this Walter Mitty of a film has its charms--most particularly its cast.