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waif

1. Nautical another name for waft
2. Law obsolete a stolen article thrown away by a thief in his flight and forfeited to the Crown or to the lord of the manor
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Her stepmother tried to poison her and in return her father would have to offer a sacrifice, two-thirds of his wealth and The Waif, for his wife to receive the gift of the god, which is equivalent to death.
When Claude, a henna-haired fifteen-year-old who dresses in what can only be called husky sizes, and her blonde waif of a best friend, Ellen (Tara Subkoff), pass the mirror one afternoon, they fall into a mock-sex routine: Claude, in baggy shorts and tee, playing the butch dude, Ellen his/her femmy conquest.
love-struck waif half his age who is carrying his child.
Fomer catwalk waif Kate, 27, turned her hand to cards at the Southern Comfort party, making a pretty pair with her 30-year-old magazine editor boyfriend Jefferson Hack - said to be so cool he even wears sunglasses at night.
The Croydon waif has taken up with the delightfully-named magazine boss Jefferson Hack (inset).
DON'T expect Penny Lancaster to emerge a size-six waif just weeks after becoming a mum.
The sexy waif was spotted by the diary's South American spies downing a few Bellinis at a Buenos Aires bar last week after strutting her stuff on the local catwalk.
color) Mikey Kilker appears as street waif Oliver Twist and Michael Davies plays Mr.
The sylphlike waif is making way (again) for the creature with rounded tits and ass and a defined "natural" waist.
The half-starved waif then must have been too tired to walk and got a fit bloke to give her a piggy-back ride.
A waif who's devoted her life to caring for her disabled, demanding and mercifully just departed mother, Nell has a special connection to the house and a fragile psyche that makes her growing understanding of what's going on there appear to be madness.
The exhausted waif also received drugs therapy during the three-week stay at the Priory Clinic in London.