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  • v. Present participle of body.


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  • This popped into my head while I was waiting in line for coffee and thinking about ways to more briefly state concerns I raised about "bodying" people in

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  • Nigel Morris, at the Independent noticed that he has been busy bodying about the place on our time and money non stop.

    Norman Baker Cheats On Campaign Funding

  • The best you could say about the arrogant busy bodying Liberal Council was that they were slightly less dreadful than the previous one lead by Margaret Hodge.

    Archive 2007-11-25

  • That hitherto blameless refuge form the damned state and its over bearing micro control “The Glamorgan”, has jumped the gun and instituted its own smoking ban, ahead of the governments busy bodying unwanted fascist prescription.

    Look what they`ve done to my pub ma

  • As we all know the Liberals have a vile busy-bodying streak but in practice they are a socialist party with squabbles and could not carry a socially Conservative agenda.

    Archive 2007-03-11

  • Buckets of bullying, nannying, pontificating, interfering, busy-bodying, self-serving, ill-informed crap, poured on the heads of the people who do it for a living.

    “The proper narrative of British history”

  • I tend to be wary of Liberals who often sound reasonable but turn out to be busy bodying fidgety socialists when you scratch them.

    Feebles Excuses No. 94

  • The beau-ideal which Dame Glendinning had been bodying forth in her imagination, became unexpectedly realized in the buxom form of Mysie

    The Monastery

  • The real Dick Wittington, an independent small businessman, would have loathed the sort of politics Stefan believes in with its high taxes, busy bodying and anti individualism.

    Archive 2006-11-01

  • By strange coincidence I find her an eyesore and irritating not to say a busy bodying self righteous infestation.

    Archive 2006-10-08


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