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wide ones

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wide ones

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • He let two wide ones pass, and fouled when a bender cut a corner.

  • Two wide ones followed, and then Hodge called for the double shoot.

    Frank Merriwell's Son Burt L. Standish
  • Then the pitcher tried some wide ones on the big first baseman of the Merries.

    Frank Merriwell's Son Burt L. Standish
  • The wide ones are jointed in the middle to fit uneven ground.

    Farm Mechanics Herbert A. Shearer
  • Yes, indeed; one apiece will do you I think, if they are wide ones.

    Two Little Women Carolyn Wells
  • Then came two wide ones, which were put down as balls by the umpire.

  • He was fed a couple of wide ones that the umpire called balls.

  • In one case when narrow veins are intersected by wide ones, then the latter bend or drag the former a little.

    De Re Metallica Georgius Agricola
  • There were the high, wide ones of Chippendale or Sheraton, that would almost fill one side of a room.

    The Old Furniture Book N. Hudson Moore
  • The bridges of those which were covered were generally very rotten, except the wide ones.

    The Home of the Blizzard Douglas Mawson

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