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#1 2014-08-04 10:32:46

From: Spain
Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 381


Thai’s outsted PM says won’t flee charges

Cowboys Outsted from Region II Baseball Tournament.

and many more.

On the plain in Spain where it mainly rains.



#2 2014-08-05 10:50:00

From: Montreal
Registered: 2008-03-17
Posts: 1006

Re: Outsted

I went in search of the simbling outster and lowing behold: … p?id=2703. Has affinities with holdster. Upholdster is the original, from uphold, to stuff a sagging sofa!



#3 2014-08-05 17:24:06

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2270

Re: Outsted

I’m flabbergasted that there is no connection between “out” and “ouster.” The former is AS, latter is Latin.



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