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waifs and strays

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  • waifs and strays — plural noun Homeless, destitute people • • • Main Entry: ↑waif * * * waifs and strays british phrase children or animals that do not have homes Thesaurus: homeless and homelessnesshyponym towns, cities and villageshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • waifs and strays — British & Australian people or animals who have no home and no one to care for them. Emma was always bringing home waifs and strays and giving them a bed for the night …   New idioms dictionary

  • waifs and strays — neglected and abandoned, lost and left behind …   English contemporary dictionary

  • waifs and strays — British children or animals that do not have homes …   English dictionary

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  • Waif — The word waif (from the Old French guaif , stray beast)Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1). Random House, Inc. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/waif (accessed: June 02, 2008)] refers to a living creature removed, by hardship, loss or other… …   Wikipedia

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