flea-bitten


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flea-bitten

1. bitten by or infested with fleas
2. (of the coat of a horse) having reddish-brown spots on a lighter background
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She still finds a window in her diary, however, to terrorise next door's cat: a horrid, flea-bitten thing that is the size, shape and colour of a small bear.
My goal is to relate the descriptions to living animals / Who is truly flea-bitten here?
FEW readers have suffered the kind of flea-bitten nightmare Ann Thomson and her family endured with Balkan Holidays.
More flea-bitten tales down in Devon as Joe's boss spun yarns about his old Flea Circus while Joe played Cupid to tortoises Ben and Bluebell, fixing them up with vitamin shots, a candlelit dinner, warm lettuce bed, low music, dirty photos of naked terrapins, that sort of thing, resulting in their first successful breeding in 15 years.
The vocal star of the show is Sophia Ragavelas as flea-bitten and bedraggled Grizabella, the former glamour cat shunned by the other Jellicles, who delivers stirring, soaring takes of show standout Memory as she pleads for a second chance.
A FLEA-BITTEN cat was dumped on the side of the road near an out-of-town shopping centre.
In its present rather flea-bitten state it would only fetch pounds 10-pounds 20.
First, they haggled us hugely down from last year's offer as if our game is a flea-bitten rug in a Marrakesh market.