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In Austin, Mayor Steve Adler had advocated a more humane approach of not disturbing homeless camps … but residents voted in May to reinstate a ban on the encampments and criminalize panhandling.

From Ozy

One night, while panhandling near the baseball stadium, someone suggested he reach out to Pandemic of Love.

From Time

By the time Jon Greiner took over as police chief in 1995, the main challenges on 25th Street were panhandling and public drunkenness.

In one case, the Public Service Commission greenlighted a surcharge for a new pipeline to provide gas to an insulation plant in West Virginia’s eastern panhandle — something the private company would typically pay for.

Greenberg also became close with Gaetz, now 38, who hailed from a panhandle district hundreds of miles away, and a group of other Republican men in the Orlando area.

When it's cold outside, as it is for much of the year in the Idaho panhandle, inside accommodations are warm and cozy.

One represents an urban district in Chicago, the other the Panhandle of Idaho.

Southern Florida is mostly democrat, the north and panhandle mostly Republican.

Last year panhandle ranchers Phillip and Doris Smith suffered through the worst one-year drought in Texas history.

So we made it the boys from Nebraska and South Dakota, from the Panhandle and Okeehobee.

Our talk ranged from the Panhandle to the Canada line, while our horses jogged steadily southward.

One night, away down in the Panhandle, they fell in with an outfit driving a bunch of steers up the Yellow Grass trail.

Alone in his room at the hotel, Bartley wondered what would have happened if Wishful had not rapped Panhandle on the head.

This time Panhandle glanced up and asked Wishful if he didn't want to come into the game.

Bartley recalled the fact that he had drawn back his arm, intending to take one good punch at Panhandle, even if it were his last.


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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to panhandle, such as: bum, cadge, freeload, hustle, mooch, and scrounge.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.