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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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vvJolly hockeyp oser ANYONE got a helicopter going spare on Saturday week?
Leicester realism the gritty In the meantime, don't suppose there's a restaurant doggie bag going spare the hungry staff?
She said: "I'm going spare when you see it on the news.
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.
ALL of this nonsense was interspersed with the relentless misery of Chrissie going spare, Jean going nuts, and Stacey slagging off all-comers for not knowing what "bi-polar" is.
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.
Apple's iPad Air 2 was sleeker and more powerful and, for flat-out all-round greatness, took the crown for the best tablet this year, while Tesco' s Hudl 2 proved a perfect choice for those on a budget - or those who have loads of Clubcard points 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.
Chances are if you've got PS500-PS700 going spare, you'll want to spend it on seeing some sun with a holiday overseas.