Thursday, September 28, 2017

mace & taser

Quotations:


-- I was thinking maybe mace or taser.

Definitions:

mace:
1. a large heavy stick that has a head with metal points on it, used in the past as a weapon;

taser:
a gun that fires darts that give a person a small electric shock and makes them unable to move for a short time.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

measly & paltry

Quotations:


-- Joker, her salary is taxed. Your measly $500 per week includes the GST your pax have paid, and you collect, on behalf of the ATO. Not the same thing.

A simple calculator will advise you that your GST on your measly $500.00 is a paltry $45.

Definitions:

measly:
very small in size or quantity; not enough;

paltry:
1. too small to be considered as important or useful;
2. have no value or useful qualities;