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Autor:  Dale-USA
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  16/ABR/2011 11:51 AM
Assunto:  Stiff nip
 
Mensagem:  Here is the problem.  Yes, a "nip" is a small amount of alcohol.  However, "stiff" means "big".  When you put them together "stiff nip" is a "large drink, a powerful drink".  We are not talking about just enough whisky to wet your lips.  We are talking about a drink that would leave most of us gasping for air.

stiff jolt = large amount of electrical shock
stiff price increase = large price increase
his rates are stiff = his rates are high, large


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Stiff nip   –  Deiviss  16/ABR/2011, 2:37 AM
Stiff nip   –  Dale-USA  16/ABR/2011, 2:54 AM
Stiff nip   –  eddie  16/ABR/2011, 9:45 AM
Stiff nip   –  Dale-USA  16/ABR/2011, 10:31 AM
Stiff nip   –  PPAULO  16/ABR/2011, 11:28 AM
 Stiff nip   –  Dale-USA  16/ABR/2011, 11:51 AM
Stiff nip   –  PPAULO  16/ABR/2011, 1:01 PM
Stiff nip - Já foi beber  –  eddie  16/ABR/2011, 1:56 PM
Stiff nip - Ja foi beber  –  Dale-USA  16/ABR/2011, 2:45 PM
Stiff nip - Ja foi beber  –  Deiviss  17/ABR/2011, 2:49 PM
Stiff nip - Ja foi beber  –  Dale-USA  17/ABR/2011, 8:55 PM
Stiff nip   –  Ayden  12/SET/2017, 5:13 AM

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