Synonyms for short ribs

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And when he finds this was my first view of the parlor it gets him in the short ribs.

Why has he stuck the knife between your short ribs and mine—and turned it?

He prodded Mr. Redell playfully in the short ribs and the incident was closed.

Well, why couldn't he have said short ribs an' been done with it?

Old Poundstone nudged his son in the short ribs and winked drolly.

Try the short ribs with your left and feel for his chin with the right, sir.

Over this Most have Arches drawn one over another as high as their short ribs, which are near a Quarter of an inch broad.

I was only a sparrin'; but you took off the gloves, and felt my short ribs in a way that has given me a stitch in the side.

Next comes anywhere in the barrel forward of the short ribs--a chancy proceeding, and one leading to long chases.

One kind, called mech, is made of the short ribs of buffalo or beef cattle.