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white sheep

One who is dutiful and obedient, the opposite of a rebellious "black sheep." Everyone likes me because I'm the white sheep of the family. The same cannot be said for my wild cousin Nathan!
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Rather disconcertingly a group of menacing white sheep - which close-up were of truly brobdingnagian proportions (they'd probably been chomping steroids all morning) - started trotting towards me.
The 'Poker Face' hitmaker star stunned the audience by walking on stage holding a black and white sheep on a leash before sitting down on a bale of straw for the interview.
There is no question of black sheep or white sheep because people have already suffered a lot, she said, adding about 25 per cent judges of the high courts, who were given extension for a period of one year, proved their efficiency should not suffer with others.
During Swiss parliamentary elections in 2007, the People's Party put up posters across the country showing three white sheep standing on the Swiss flag, one kicking away a black sheep.
Dear Sirs: Regarding the article The White Sheep Of Yukon's Bonnet Plume Wilderness, by John Hafner (August 2010): I was curious to know what brand of pack was shown on hunter Donnie Vincent.
The result is likely to strengthen the hand of the SVP, which has been accused of racism for its anti-immigration campaigns, including a poster showing white sheep kicking a black sheep off a Swiss flag.
The result is likely to strengthen the SVP, which has been accused of racism for its anti-immigration campaigns, including a poster showing white sheep kicking black sheep off a Swiss flag.
The right-wing SVP, which took 29 percent of the vote in the last election to make it the country's biggest party, has been accused of racism for anti-immigration campaigns, including a poster showing white sheep kicking a black sheep off a Swiss flag.
That's a family too, with its times of glory and failure, producing a crop of black or white sheep and even surviving when all seemed lost.
A previous SVP poster series featured a black sheep getting kicked out of Swiss borders by a group of white sheep, in support of deporting foreign criminals.
It must be exhausting always being the white sheep of this family.
Between Alvito and Evora lie miles of cork oak pasture, where huge flocks of brown and white sheep graze in the shade of ancient oaks.
Debouillet (deh-boo-lay) A white sheep developed in the United States by breeding Rambouillet and Delaine Merino sheep.
As Una oveja Blanca/One white sheep appears, he now has to find a way to remove it and declares: Adios, oveja Blanca