Definitions

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  • verb transitive To obtain; to get, especially by chance or involuntarily.
  • verb intransitive To come near to; to pass; to visit.
  • interjection A command to a sheepdog to move clockwise around the sheep

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  • verb visit informally and spontaneously
  • verb obtain, especially accidentally

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  • Run round the sheep clockwise.

    March 20, 2009

  • Run round the sheep clockwise -ah, my Lord, run round the sheep clockwise -ah;

    Run round the sheep clockwise -ah, my Lord, run round the sheep clockwise -ah;

    Run round the sheep clockwise -ah, my Lord, run round the sheep clockwise -ah;

    oh Lo-ord, run around the sheep clockwise -ah.

    I'm sorry, but having thoroughly road-tested this definition, I have to reject it out of hand, and say that it just simply doesn't work AT ALL.

    March 20, 2009

  • Hey, that reminds me--I was wondering if there's a list anywhere of sheepdog commands. Because there should be one.

    March 20, 2009

  • I'm begorrah beginning to think to think to thinkypink sionnach and I attended the same wan Bible camps.

    Only the names have been changed to protect the innocent.

    March 20, 2009

  • See away.

    March 20, 2009

  • Good idea, c_b. I don't recall seeing one anywhere.

    March 21, 2009

  • Okay, I made one, but it isn't quite populated yet.

    March 21, 2009

  • *considers this page for almost a minute, then suddenly gets sionnach's point*

    Hee hee hee hee hee!

    March 21, 2009

  • Come by -ah. *snort*

    March 21, 2009

  • Made me laugh!

    March 21, 2009