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souse

Falconry of hawks or falcons
a sudden downward swoop

corbel

corbel, 2
brick wall having a corbel, 1
1. In masonry, a projection or one of a series of projections, each stepped progressively outward with increasing height, and usually projecting from a wall or chimney; serves as a support for an overhanging member or course, 1 above, or as a purely decorative element.
2. A projecting stone that supports a superincumbent weight.
3. A heavy bracket, often decorated, that is set into an adobe wall to act as a bearing surface to support a roof beam.
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In This Old Souse, Daheim's twentieth B&B book, Judith and Renie have their hands full with husbands (ex-cop Joe and retired psychologist and consultant Bill), cantankerous elderly moms (Gertrude and Deborah), the B&B's religious zealot maid (Phyliss) and psychotic cat, demanding careers, and goings-on at their church, Our Lady, Star of the Sea.
Enter Souse (occasionally pronounced to sound like Zeus), Ashburnigham's lackey, who has returned with news of victory against the rebels.
Set now in 1798 in County Wexford, Ireland, in the aftermath of the Battle of Vinegar Hill, God's Gift features General Ashburningham (Amphitryon), returning home in triumph, only to experience a night that plays nightmarish tricks on him and his wife Minna (Alcemena) and two of his servants, Souse (Sosia) and Kitty (Bromia).
Melange proudly welcomes Paulo Manso de Souse, as he joins this year's production.
Fields plays a character named Egbert Souse ("with an accent grave over the 'e'[ldots]") who has an unusual filing system: apparently totally random piles of paper on his desk--a situation much like that of a modern corporation, with information almost randomly dispersed throughout many different information systems.
Souse, assistant regional director of the federal aid division of the U.
Then your apples all is gethered, and the ones a feller keeps Is poured around the cellar-floor in red and yeller heaps; And your cider-makin"s over, and your wimmern-folks is through With their mince and apple-butter, and theyr souse and saussage, too
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SOUSE A Swallow hard B Pickling liquid C Female pig who am I?
But I hadn't come all the way to Barbados to eat British classics when there was so much else on offer, such as macaroni pie (the local staple), the finest fish cutter (Bajan sandwich) and Bajan pudding and souse.
A) SOUSE (13) SP OUSE (B) POLAR (18) POP LAR (C) GRIPE (1) GRIPP E (D) RAIDS (20) RAP IDS (E) OVERLAY (9) OVERP LAY (F) SLAYED (6) SP LAYED (G) INSECT (14) INSP ECT (H) SUPER (11) SUP PER (I) DERIVE (4) DEP RIVE (J) LEERS (15) LEP ERS (K) SLICE (2) SP LICE (L) EXERT (17) EXP ERT (M) TERRAIN (8) TERRAP IN (N) CARET (19) CARP ET (0) STRIPED (3) STRIPP ED (P) SINNER (10) SP INNER (Q) STALE (7) STAP LE (R) DELETE (5) DEP LETE (S) SCALING (12) SCALP ING (T) CHUMS (16) CHUMP S
If she's not being put through her balletic paces - both in dream sequences and otherwise - Levering is standing on her head or bent at crazy angles at the behest of her souse of a music teacher (Harris).