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1. A dwelling of larger size than a cottage.
2. In the north of England and in Scotland, a house.
3. A term especially applied to a hut covered with mud or turf.
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Presiding over a meeting here at Shahbaz Hall on Wednesday which also attended among others by the DIG Hyderabad Naim Ahmed Shaikh, the Commissioner underlined the need of taking strict action against professional beggers and rehabilitation of the deserving so that Hyderabad could be made free from professional begging and beggars.
Mangalore (Karnataka) [India] May 7 ( ANI ): A social workers group, Democratic Ambassador for All India Rural Integrity (DAARI) has appealed to Election Commission (EC) to enroll beggers and homeless people across Karnataka on the voters' list and until then stop all election process.
MIDDLESBROUGH town centre is becoming once again troubled with increasing numbers of mainly male "beggers" some of them quite aggressive towards people who decline to give them money.
I saw his top-of-the-range Bentley parked up on a sunny day in Raploch last week - the little beggers had only gone and nicked the roof.
Jess Dawson: "Not bothered about beggers and buskers apart from the guy who swears he needs to stop but charity collectors are annoying and quite often offensive, they need to be stopped!" Pete Wilson-Banks: "Fine buskers!?
We revealed in November that 96% of beggers summoned to court in the previous year were not homeless and many had travelled from outside of the area to take advantage of 'Geordie generosity'.
Dehabilitation of leprosy-affected people--a study on leprosy--affected beggers. Lepr Rev, 2002; 73: 346-355.
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THERE are some potentially nice horses on show at Ling-field but perhaps the best betting opportunity is Beggers Luck in the Ladbrokes Mobile Handicap.
Back down at a mile last time out, Beggers Luck was second again, having been dropped to a mark of 55, 5lb lower than her initial rating, and that looks about right.
THERE are some potentially nice horses on show at Lingfield but perhaps the best betting opportunity is Beggers Luck in the Ladbrokes Mobile Handicap.