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Home teams favored by three or more points don’t provide value, either, with a measly 22-22 record against the spread in that span.
Emails obtained by VOSD attest to Manchester’s unhappiness over the deal and suggest he tried to spite the city in whatever measly way he could.
HOW THE CITY CAME TO LEASE A LEMONLISA HALVERSTADT AND JESSE MARXAUGUST 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Mr. Slocum, did you ever hear o' me pointin' s'uth for home with only a measly four hundred barrel of ile in the hold?
Dave Keeney, what boasts he's the best whalin' skipper out o' Homeport, comin' back with a measly four hundred barrel of ile!
Nature can chase the measly savage fleeing naked through the bush.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
And here we are yet, each perched on a measly old slippery rock, in the middle of the rapids.
That measly little tap of yours in the last round was certainly a soporific wallop.
Just because I had the hard luck to be dragged overboard by a measly old log, dont think Im the one to be scared off.
The muscles are sometimes full of them, and the pig is then said to be “measly.”
Thats about all I can do for my little measly ante, he remarked.

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