Thursday, June 29, 2006

Mugsy & Axel: Noshing In "la Hood"

Bandits, originally uploaded by tomato umlaut.

ban·dits (băn'dĭts) n.
1. A robber, especially one who robs at gunpoint.
2. An outlaw; a gangster.
3. One who cheats or exploits others.
4. Slang : A hostile aircraft, especially a fighter aircraft.

Idiom: "make out like a bandit"
Slang: To be highly successful in a given enterprise.
[Italian bandito, from bandire, to band together, probably of Germanic origin.] banditry ban'dit·ry n.

The noun bandit has one meaning:
1: An armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band. ('band': more than one, and, at least two).


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