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wino

Informal a person who habitually drinks wine as a means of getting drunk
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These were exactly the two questions that are at the core of the research program of the RwL WiNo.
Sounds to me like Doh is making a play for Wino. Watch this space.
The "helpers" who sheltered downed airmen are fondly remembered by Canadian evaders, and their heroism and sacrifices are a matter of record but Thomas adds a very personal dimension to the thousands wino risked their own lives in mending broken wings.
"It was a challenge, so I went for it," says Windham, wino regularly visits Detroit-area public schools to introduce black girls to car design.
Huddie's question about whether or not God can love a wino is the only thing that he asks in the whole movie.
While searching for a way to control wino erosion on his Oklahoma farm in 1933, Fred Hoeme observed that road building scarifiers, with their heavy pointed shanks, could rip up large clods capable of stopping wind erosion.
His poetical debut was Wiosna i wino (1919; "Spring and Wine"), followed by Wroble na dachu (1921; "Sparrows on the Roof") and Wielka niedzwiedzica (1923; "The Great She-Bear")--all inspired by carefree juvenile optimism.
My second example is from comedian Richard Pryor, a stand-up monologue that depicts a hilarious conversation between a black wino and a black junkie (1974) and that might in fact be seen as one legacy of Newman's slaver's American vision ("sing about Jesus and drink wine all day").(15) It goes without saying that transcription to the page does no justice to Pryor's performance (although, like a transcription of a Charlie Parker alto solo, it does reveal the integrity of Pryor's design):
In the dim light of a cold February morning, a grizzled wino shuffles into the Bowery Discount liquor store muttering, "Thunderchicken, it's good lickin'." Fumbling for some change, he says: "Gimme one bird." Raymond Caba, the store clerk, understands the argot and hands over a $1.40 pint of Thunderbird, the top seller in what he calls "the bum section."
He impersonates a tripping hippie, a street wino, a drunk salesman at a convention, a black junkie and many other characters.
Dies sind die zwei Kernfragen des Reallabors Wissensdialog Nordschwarzwald (WiNo), das von einem interdisziplinaren Team der AlbertLudwigs-Universitat Freiburg, der Hochschule fur Forstwirtschaft Rottenburg, dem Oko-Institut e.V., der Forstlichen Versuchsund Forschungsanstalt Baden-Wurttemberg sowie der EVOCO GmbH getragen wird.
Honey is initially appalled her hubby has let a volatile wino near their kids.