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duffer

1. Austral slang a mine that proves unproductive
2. a person who steals cattle
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Surely trophies would now follow Sir Davey Moyes before too long But quickly things turned sour Dark clouds gathered up above His squad was full of duffers And the Mancs fell out of love No longer vying for the title And out of Europe too The chosen one was struggling And the board knew what to do So Davey's reign was over Now a figure for derision Mocked by Mancs and Scousers alike Regretting his quick decision But what next for our Davey?
JOHN O'SHEA says Ireland must be prepared to play like Duffers if they want to taste victory in Vienna on Tuesday.
There are a lot of duffers in racing, sometimes riding the horses I've just backed.
BETTER DROWNED THAN DUFFERS IF NOT DUFFERS WONT DROWN" came the telegram from Captain Walker to his wife having received anguished letters from his children begging permission to go sailing and camping on their own at the start of Swallows and Amazons, the first in the wonderful series of 1930s children's adventure books by Arthur Ransome.
com with a simple yet revolutionary product for golf equipment designed to help the 20+ Million golfers in America and duffers around the world lower their golf scores.
The result was: 1st Linfit Linda's team, 2nd Lost the Plot and 3rd The Duffers.
Will their mum manage to convince the two silly duffers about their own special beauty?
Camp beds were set up and staff were so worried about some of the old duffers passing out, or passing away, they had medics on standby.
While Stupids had director Rajkumar Hirani as their captain, Aamir led the Duffers.
It'll happen,'' said Matt Anderson, who was registering duffers.
Award-winning author Dennis Vannatta presents The Care and Feeding of the True Duffer: A Guide to Golf in the Real World, a humorous guide to the love of golf by a "duffer"--one who enthusiastically enjoys the sport but remains poor at it despite many years of experience--for fellow duffers.
The first and second fairways run in opposite directions next to each other, and for weaker duffers, share a set of bunkers in the middle.