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tenderfoot

(formerly) a beginner in the Scouts or Guides

Tenderfoot

told that cowpunching is a cinch, is badly hurt when he tries it and is tossed. [Am. Balladry: “The Tenderfoot”]
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Halycon and Tenderfoot and the Sugar Glider books were well received at the Thought Bubble event in Leeds in mid-November, and will be on show at the Canny Comic Con at Newcastle City Library on December 10.
By this year, A Woman Tenderfoot and its sequel, Nimrod's Wife, had earned her a fair reputation as one of an increasing number of women travel writers who braved the wild West.
Experienced wilderness trekkers will shake their heads in disbelief at some of the risks taken and tenderfoot mistakes made such as disregarding predictable dangers or failing to plan for the worst.
After three days of off-screen survival training, this Noah's Ark of tenderfoot explorers is provisioned with equipment, the cameras start to roll.
I'm no tenderfoot, but the news put me into a different state of mind when I was walking the property.
A tenderfoot when it comes to trading horseflesh, I foolishly swapped a nice Remington 1100 shotgun straight across for Whistler, figuring I was going to win a few ropings and earn enough back to replace the Remington.
Her watery eyes drooping, a Palestinian tenderfoot stood atop the rubble from her home which was totally demolished by the Israeli bombing during its 23-day assault on the Gaza Strip.
British action drama from Hammond Innes' novel, influenced by the Western, with Dirk Bogarde" as the British "tenderfoot" fighting to establish oil rights on a slice of the Rockies.
Thus, achieving Tenderfoot, Traveler or Trailblazer status was not related to any of these characteristics.
The tenderfoot device is a safe and effective method for obtaining blood samples from the heel of infants, resulting in a high-quality blood sample with significantly less pain and trauma.
Murphy, who still seems to be the shy, serious, tenderfoot rather than a Titan among GI heroes, lends stature, credibility and dignity to an autobiography that would be routine and hackneyed without him."
STROLL SECRET CITY PATHS With names like "Tenderfoot Trail" and "Blossom Alley," the footpaths that crisscross Mill Valley have colorful monikers to match their lively history.