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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of eighty-six.

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Examples

  • Honestly, I am relieved that he and his 999 plan finally eighty-sixed the national spotlight.

    Lori Bryant Woolridge: How Herman Cain Offended Married Women

  • I would like to personally thank the wilson's of SC, the kevin's of OH, the doug's of NJ, the mike's of MI, the eighty-sixed of Phoenix, and all the proud members of the party-of-no .... for the double digit jump in Obama's poll ratings and the 7 figure additions to [D] campaign coffers.

    Curbing medical lawsuits: What Obama really means

  • And, she thought, he better have eighty-sixed the blonde.

    Georgia’s Kitchen

  • And it ` s all about the alcohol, because the reason that he was eighty-sixed and tossed out of the club is that they were having an alcohol-fueled argument.

    CNN Transcript Jan 8, 2010

  • Now, his attorney told ABC News that after Kevin was escorted out, kicked out, eighty-sixed, whatever you want to call it, he told the bouncers to tell Paula that he was waiting outside for her.

    CNN Transcript Jan 8, 2010

  • As you recall, PD was eighty-sixed in 2003 from his own MSNBC show fewer than eight months after being hired.

    Lionel: Olbermann Versus O'Reilly: It's a Shoot

  • One night, after Dale had eighty-sixed him, Willy had came storming into the Oasis, looking for trouble, and Dale had blindsided him with an axe handle.

    OUT ON THE EDGE OF VICTORIAN CIVILIZATION

  • Still, there are several reasons why the Taiwan Relations Act probably won't be eighty-sixed anytime soon.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • They ended up shredding their cardboard in separate rooms until Mr. Field Notes eighty-sixed it before it became 386 dime-sized pieces all over the floor.

    We hit the fabric store today!

  • Award-winning artists Dennis Draughon and the Doug Marlette reveal how incorporating a Christ image into a cartoon is the quickest way to get it eighty-sixed.

    Bruce Kluger: Shoot the Cartoonist!

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