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"I'll look in the bar," I volunteered, remembering the kid had left with more of a roll than Meadows had now.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
We lit our pipes and strolled over in silence to the men's quarters, and it was his odd Canadian expression "Gee whiz!"
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Zoomed over the German lines in the war, stoking an airplane, although at that time he was only a kid.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
And dragged Joe into it, a good kid who had made only one really bad mistake in his life—the mistake of asking her to marry him.
THE MAN FROM TIMEFRANK BELKNAP LONG
Again it was empty except for the operator, a tow-headed kid with a Racing Form tucked in a side pocket.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Your gloves must be of kid, white, or some very light tint to suit your dress.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Wouldn't hurt the kid a bit—he'd be bigger then, and the outdoors would make him grow like a pig.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
Before they were half way up, there came the sound of another shot, but this time the whiz of no ball was heard.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
It seems that the jailer's kid, a boy about sixteen years old, had been in the habit of bringing Jim's meals.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
Then he made the boy unlock the cell door and Jim slipped out, gagged the kid, and walked out of the jail.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO WHIZ KID

  • achiever
  • ball of fire
  • bundle of energy
  • busy person
  • doer
  • eager beaver
  • energetic person
  • fireball
  • generator
  • hard worker
  • hot shot
  • live wire
  • mover and shaker
  • pistol
  • risk-taker
  • spark plug
  • whiz kid
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