Sentences Containing 'scrappy'
With the game all but over, both sides shifted down a few gears with scrappy play dominating much of the final half-hour.
Lu Diaz became one of the most reputable engineers at Circle House Studios, earning jobs recording everybody from The Baha Men to P Diddy to 50 Cent to Juvenile, Beenie Man, Trick Daddy, Lil Scrappy, Beyoncé, Toni Braxton, Mary J. Blige, Lauryn Hill and the entire Marley Family.
High marks by reviewers have also been given to the memorial work, "Consider the Uncommon Man"; "Praises", a six-movement ballet suite; "Scrappy Bumptoe’s Picture Cards" and "Ragtag Diary", composed for the Kansas Brass Quintet; "Sinfonia Voci" for band and choir; and "The Song of Moses", a four movement band/choral work premiered by the United States Air Force Band and Singing Sergeants and selected for broadcast nationally on a National Public Radio Special Project on Vocal Music in August, 1997.
Readers tend to find the conventional plays derivative and sentimental, the topical ones scrappy and superficial." In particular, only one book until 1988 was published on the topic, which was Ducrocq's "Le theatre de Fielding, 1728–1737, et ses prolongements dans l'oeuvre romanesque".
Dye also hired head basketball coach Joe Cipriano, the scrappy leader from his Final Four team at Washington.
Fred and Velma discover he is actually a robot, controlled by none other than Scooby's nephew, Scrappy-Doo, who the gang abandoned years ago due to his egotism.
Now vengeful, Scrappy transforms into a giant demon to destroy the gang and rule the world using the tourists' souls he absorbed.
Shaggy confronts Scrappy and rips the Daemon Ritus from his chest, freeing the souls and reverting Scrappy to his original self.
Mystery Incorporated is then re-united after Scrappy-Doo and Zarkos are arrested.
Cast. The cast also includes: Sugar Ray as themselves; Sam Greco and Steven Grives as N'Goo Tuanna and Zarkos, Scrappy-Doo's henchmen; Nicholas Hope as Old Man Smithers, a criminal involved in the Luna Ghost mystery; Michala Banas as Carol, a college student; Kristian Schmid as Brad, Carol's friend; Martin Broome as Melvin Doo; Jonathan Coffey as Fitzgibbon, a security guard; Jess Harnell as the creatures who kidnap and possess humans.
He was known as more of a scrappy player in basketball, once fouling out in the first half.
Danny's best friend and sailor colleague Scrappy Wilson has grown tired of marriage.
Scrappy decides to save Danny from going through the same thing and stop him from marrying.
Scrappy involves another sailor, Goofer, in his plan.
Scrappy himself goes ashore and meets Sally, telling her that Danny is going to spend the entire month-long visit in the ship's jail.
They decide to throw a party to get on Miss Purvis' good side, but the party derails when Scrappy's friend Barnacle arrives and picks a fight with Danny.
More Vocab Wordsfilibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
soliloquy - talking to oneself (esp. in a play); CF. monologue: soliloquy; long speech by one person (often monopolizing a conversation)
brevity - conciseness; shortness of duration
irrepressible - unable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured
restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'
swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner