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spare

1. a spare tyre
2. Tenpin bowling
a. the act of knocking down all the pins with the two bowls of a single frame
b. the score thus made
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The Forestry Commission or Friends of Chopwell Woods had promised to cut one down and donate it to the village, but instead the environmental services department at the council had one going spare.
Surely if there's money going spare in ANY charity it ought to go straight back to the charity NOT into the pockets of its bosses?
Leicester realism the gritty In the meantime, don't suppose there's a restaurant doggie bag going spare the hungry staff?
I was spending quality time with this wonderful boy, but also going spare," he said.
Eleanor has also been peering into gardens all over the city to try and find people who have fruit going spare.
One of my friends, who was an actress, said she had a room in a flat going spare so I didn't hesitate in making the move.
But for that to happen we need supporters to talk to us and then we need to find a way to use any tickets that are going spare.
Loads of people skipped the party altogether to keep a clear head - and that meant there were extra drinks going spare.
When words I need to use aren't going spare, I could sift through every gift of nature, And still not find a thing that does compare, On this, Love I accept I can't compete, I can't describe the heavens in you're eyes, However I am happy in defeat, That past my words is where your beauty lies, So I shall down this pen and spare my mind, With searching for the words I'll never find.
But Sarah Chambers, chair of the College Farm in Gabalfa, said that while people may face long waits for allotments in some parts of the city, there are plots going spare.
If you have PS1,000 going spare then the options menu offers the state-of-the-art satnav system, digital radio and Bluetooth connectivity for your mobile.
Anyone already taking part in the trial will also get a chance to nominate three friends to join in - as long as each of them also has another 1,500 dollars going spare, and is willing to chip in with more feedback.