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poof

UK slang term for a flagrantly gay man.
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Torres contracted Miami, Florida-based product management services leader Innovation Direct[TM] to represent the Poof to potential licensees for a 2 year period.
Jaelyn used a range of colors and, considering the nature of Poof's daily and seasonal activities, the array fittingly conveys his actions.
THE last time 4 Poofs & a Piano played Liverpool - on tour with the redoubtable Joan Collins no less - they sang a little paean to Steven Gerrard's thighs.
And, of course, it is a personal sadness, a deep personal sadness, that this is not the case"Dr Rowan Williams, below, the outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury, on the Synod's decision "You have to respect individual institutions and the way they work - and give them a sharp prod" Prime Minister David Cameron, who declared himself in favour of women bishops "I am a British-Asian poof" Comedian Paul Sinha, who objected to being called an "Indian poof" by comic Jim Davidson "I got a wolf-whistle the other day, and, apart from thinking the chap needed a visit to the optician, I was delighted, not offended" Former BBC news reader Jan Leeming, 70
It markets its toys under the Slinky, Poof, Ideal, Cadaco, Scientific Explorer and Fuzzoodles brands.
Welsh contestant Laura Williams twice used the term 'poof' on the show - but the first comment went unchallenged and the second earned her only a reprimand in the Diary Room.
TELLY and radio star Jonathan Ross yesterday labelled singer George Michael 'a big daft poof'.
The first full biography of Britain's notorious gay spy, variously described as "the spy with no shame," "an arrogant, evil poseur," and "a treacherous Communist poof."
There, the activity vanishes, poof, "just like the rabbit down the rabbit hole in Alice in Wonderland," remarks neurophysiologist Walter J.
Poof! With one change of the label, sodium levels seemed to drop by 20 percent.
Steven Bain was asked if he ever dressed as a woman and whether he found the words "poof" and "queer" offensive.
"Our studies show that just over thirty-five million years ago, 'poof,' there was an ice sheet where there had been subtropical temperatures before," said Matthew Huber, assistant professor of earth and atmospheric sciences at Purdue University.