frisking

  • 1 frisking — n. The act or process of searching someone for concealed weapons. Syn: frisk. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 2 Frisking — or a patdown is a search of a person s outer clothing wherein a police officer or other law enforcement agent runs his or her hands along the outer garments to detect any concealed weapons or other contraband.In the case of Terry v. Ohio , 392… …

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  • 3 Frisking — Frisk Frisk, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Frisked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Frisking}.] To leap, skip, dance, or gambol, in fronc and gayety. [1913 Webster] The frisking satyrs on the summits danced. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 frisking — frɪsk n. skip, caper, lively movement v. gambol, play, frolic; search a person for concealed weapons or goods, perform a body search …

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  • 5 frisking — noun the act of searching someone for concealed weapons or illegal drugs he gave the suspect a quick frisk • Syn: ↑frisk • Derivationally related forms: ↑frisk, ↑frisk (for: ↑frisk) …

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  • 6 A. P. J. Abdul Kalam — This article is about the former President of India. For the freedom fighter, see Abul Kalam Azad. His Excellency Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam அவுல் பகீர் ஜைனுலாப்தீன் அப்துல் கலாம் Abdul Kalam at the 12th Wharton India Economic Forum …

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  • 7 Frisk — Frisk, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Frisked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Frisking}.] To leap, skip, dance, or gambol, in fronc and gayety. [1913 Webster] The frisking satyrs on the summits danced. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8 Frisked — Frisk Frisk, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Frisked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Frisking}.] To leap, skip, dance, or gambol, in fronc and gayety. [1913 Webster] The frisking satyrs on the summits danced. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 Christine Todd Whitman — Official photo as EPA administrator, c. 2001 50th Governor of New Jersey In office January 18, 1994 – January 31, 2001 Preceded by …

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  • 10 Gulmarg — Infobox Indian Jurisdiction native name = Gulmarg | type = city | latd = 34.05 | longd = 74.38 locator position = right | state name = Jammu and Kashmir district = Baramula leader title = leader name = altitude = 2690 population as of = 2001… …

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  • 11 Frischling — Ferkel; Schweinchen * * * Frịsch|ling 〈m. 1〉 junges Wildschwein im 1. Jahr [eigtl. „frischgeborenes, junges Tier“; → frisch] * * * Frịsch|ling, der; s, e [mhd. vrisch(l)inc, ahd. frisking]: 1. (Jägerspr.) junges, höchstens ein Jahr altes… …

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  • 12 skip — vb Skip, bound, hop, curvet, lope, lollop, ricochet can all mean to move or advance with successive springs or leaps .The first three words are commonly referable to persons or animals but they may be used in reference to inanimate things. Skip… …

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  • 13 Fawn — Fawn, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fawned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fawning}.] [OE. fawnen, fainen, fagnien, to rejoice, welcome, flatter, AS. f[ae]gnian to rejoice; akin to Icel. fagna to rejoice, welcome. See {Fain}.] To court favor by low cringing, frisking …

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  • 14 Fawned — Fawn Fawn, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fawned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fawning}.] [OE. fawnen, fainen, fagnien, to rejoice, welcome, flatter, AS. f[ae]gnian to rejoice; akin to Icel. fagna to rejoice, welcome. See {Fain}.] To court favor by low cringing,… …

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  • 15 Fawning — Fawn Fawn, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fawned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fawning}.] [OE. fawnen, fainen, fagnien, to rejoice, welcome, flatter, AS. f[ae]gnian to rejoice; akin to Icel. fagna to rejoice, welcome. See {Fain}.] To court favor by low cringing,… …

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  • 16 Frolic — Frol ic (fr[o^]l [i^]k), a. [D. vroolijk; akin to G. fr[ o]lich, fr. froh, OHG. fr[=o], Dan. fro, OS. fr[=a]h, cf. Icel. fr[=a]r swift; all perh. akin to Skr. pru to spring up.] Full of levity; dancing, playing, or frisking about; full of pranks; …

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  • 17 Hopping — Hop ping, n. The act of one who, or that which, hops; a jumping, frisking, or dancing. [1913 Webster] {Hopping Dick} (Zo[ o]l.), a thrush of Jamaica ({Merula leucogenys}), resembling the English blackbird in its familiar manners, agreeable song,… …

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  • 18 Hopping Dick — Hopping Hop ping, n. The act of one who, or that which, hops; a jumping, frisking, or dancing. [1913 Webster] {Hopping Dick} (Zo[ o]l.), a thrush of Jamaica ({Merula leucogenys}), resembling the English blackbird in its familiar manners,… …

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  • 19 Lurch — Lurch, n. [Cf. W. llerch, llerc, a frisk, a frisking backward or forward, a loitering, a lurking, a lurking, llercian, llerciaw, to be idle, to frisk; or perh. fr. E. lurch to lurk.] A sudden roll of a ship to one side, as in heavy weather; hence …

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  • 20 Merula leucogenys — Hopping Hop ping, n. The act of one who, or that which, hops; a jumping, frisking, or dancing. [1913 Webster] {Hopping Dick} (Zo[ o]l.), a thrush of Jamaica ({Merula leucogenys}), resembling the English blackbird in its familiar manners,… …

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