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ferret

verb bring to light, dig out, discover, disinter, elicit, find, fish out, hunt, look for, rimari, root out, search, seek, trace, track down, unearth
Associated concepts: ferret out a crime
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After all, the rapper has as many stage personas as a Hydra has heads--he even cavorted down the aisle of the 2000 MTV Video Awards with a crowd of peroxided blond lookalikes, yelling, self-referentially, for the real Slim Shady to "please stand up." Quite a piece of theater, that--Eminem as the satanic Pied Piper of suburban mothers' nightmares, leading away their ferrety sons.
He has "ferrety" features, close-set eyes and high cheekbones.
Much of the archive is made up of his letters, including those to his son Charles and a set of love letters to Lady Richardson whom he referred to as Ferret or Ferrety.