Ambridge Reporter Shorter English Dictionary


#129

Isn’t that Hank’s name?


#130

only when it is weary


#131

Or awaiting feathering


#132

Adlestrop: 1 peevishness and snit deployed to mask vagueness, confusion or incompetence
2 that blackbird is getting on my nerves


#133

Love philtre: a defective prophylactic


#134

a machine for determining the nature of someone’s affections on a scale of one to ten.


#135

Conurbation: an activity which the later Helen/Rob The Archers scripts, Handsome Brute, etc are no doubt aids to.


#136

Something to do with an election?


#137

There are Wards for your sort, I believe.


#138

That damned speech impediment again.


#139

Wyandotte: punctuation puzzles poutry


#140

Cock-up n The moment immediately before cock-crow


#141

Luigi French term for a Clydesider
Pentacle Scrotal tattoo
Buttocks Treatment for gluteal wrinkles


#142

Love it


#143

Shag pile Stately brothel


#144

Platitude duck-billed cliché that thinks it’s important


#145

Molested: an area of land, as it might be one’s lawn, under ‘cultivation’ by a particular mole and his immediate family


#146

Divot = dim, but warm


#147

Career = the dopler effect


#148

Not mine, but

Red Shift a woman in a scarlet chemise running through doppled sunlight