wolf whistle


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wolf whistle

a whistle made by a man to express admiration of a woman's appearance
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Wolf Whistle is a strange text; in addition to the controversial choices of black humor and magical realism to relate a historic, racially charged incident, the narrative peculiarly omits the murdered boy's voice.
Presumably this witch hunt against the wolf whistle is down to some bright spark who realises that, just as more of us are becoming mindful of the provenance of say clothing - a pounds 5 T-shirt loses it appeal when you know it's been run up by a 10-year-old in an Asian sweatshop - we will also take heed of who built our home.
Our language has had to change to fit the PC brigade's definition of correctness, now we have a young woman talking of disrespect because of a wolf whistle.
It fears the gesture reinforces a building site's stereotypical image where a group of male builders will wolf whistle at the sight of women's legs.
WOLF WHISTLE, from the Mike de Kock stable which made a blinding start to the 2005 Dubai Carnival with a well-backed first-day double in Emerald Beauty and Grand Emporium, reverts to turf tonight after his disastrous attempt on dirt last Thursday.
THE great British tradition of the wolf whistle is about to be banished from building sites in Scotland.
IF a wolf whistle is delivered properly, the recipient usually appreciates it.
Lads who wolf whistle don't usually follow it up, it's just a whistle, there goes a good-looking girl.
I think there's nothing more flattering than a wolf whistle.
I was a bit of a committed feminist as I hit my 20s, shooting withering glances at any man who might wolf whistle or even casually start a conversation, as if to say how dare you judge me on my looks alone, I am an intelligent woman with an opinion not just a cleavage.
Domino King and Wolf Whistle, who represent Mike de Kock, arrived in Cape Town after the 24-hour journey from Noordwyk, Gauteng, on Monday morning.
A spokesman said: "In the 21st century the wolf whistle is out of place .