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  • adjective not fresh today

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Examples

  • My hope was that I could gross out whoever it was with day-old garbage, giving me time to run away.

    How to Flirt with A Naked Werewolf

  • Evenings, when we are both home, we usually sit at our wooden table, boiling rose tea in which to dip the day-old bread that complements a warmed, fragrant spread of salted schmaltz, sharing our borrowed newspaper or occasional magazine by gaslight.

    Deadly

  • Winds did increase for a few hours, but did not hamper efforts by the 1,808 firefighters battling the 5-day-old blaze, he said.

    Calif. wildfire battle intensifies in air, ground

  • Walgreen Co., Kroger Co. and Supervalu Inc. confirmed they were restocking Mead Johnson Nutrition Co.'s 12.5-ounce cans of Enfamil powder with the lot number ZP1K7G, after the product was pulled from shelves nationwide last month after a 10-day-old Missouri baby who ingested it died from a bacterial infection.

    Retailers Restocking Formula

  • Winds did increase for a few hours, but did not hamper efforts by the 1,808 firefighters battling the 5-day-old blaze, he said.

    Calif. wildfire battle intensifies in air, ground

  • In the Middle East, it is usually served over rice and occasionally over crushed day-old bread and topped with yogurt as a fatteh.

    Day of Honey

  • But my favorite was fattet hummus, one of the many exquisite Arabic dishes that revolve around day-old bread.

    Day of Honey

  • Her garden grew bushels of plump green beans, which she added to lamb stew; wine-dark tomatoes, to be salted and tossed with oregano, olive oil, crumbled feta, and onions sliced paper thin you sopped up the brine with day-old bread; corn and potatoes and zucchini and dill.

    Day of Honey

  • The necessity of using up day-old flatbread has created a universe of foods—including traditional Arabic dishes like fatteh see Fattet Hummus, page 338, fattoush, and the bread soups of the Arabian peninsula—that transforms leftovers into something magnificent.

    Day of Honey

  • The find followed the near-miraculous discovery on Tuesday of a 14-day-old baby who spent 46 hours under rubble, but hopes of finding more survivors are beginning to dwindle.

    Questions Mount as Turkish Toll Rises

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