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This was a term of derision, because we the Dale Street lawyers practised in the criminal courts, made claims on behalf of those who are now pursued by ambulance chasers, as we called them then, but have now suffused their roles to claims farmers.
Were you to turn up to rugby training at your local club with legs like a baby's backside, I fear your teammates may reach for the nearest available term of derision and beat you mercilessly with it - 'you big girl'.
His leadership is a term of derision and his followers are too reluctant to voice their support.