beany beany

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small skullcap; formerly worn by schoolboys and college freshmen

Usage(s):

  • Boiled ten minutes in water, MPF makes a soup or porridge with a pleasant, faintly meaty taste (nothing beany about it).

News

  • Meet the family in the mystery box

    A rodeo cowboy lives in the mystery box. So does an electrician and a woman who answered to “Aunt Beany.” But even as a few mysteries are solved, there are still more mysteries alive in that box. The “mystery box,” as Rose Crotwell calls it,...
    on September 16, 2013     Source: Irvine World News

Quotes

  • Ultimately he played just three games but Ton boss James Grady said: "We have had reports that Beany played really well on Saturday [a 2-1 win for Alloa]. He has scored two goals in three games which is always good for a striker. And it's scoring...
    on Dec 15, 2009 By: James Grady Source: Greenock Telegraph

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