Here, after all, is a charmless oik
who's sat on his podgy hands since the Falklands War, milked every cash-cow dry and been sacked for boorishness from his last grace-and-favour job.
Perry cheerfully describes himself as a "working-class oik
with a chip on his shoulder".
Both a unit trust and an OEIC (pronounced oik
) are forms of open-ended investments.
But Nathan Hannan plays Billy more as an annoying oik
than an endearing dreamer.
He began his talk by explaining what the CBI was but was quickly interrupted by one spotty oik
, who asked: "So you're not from the FBI then?" Realising that Damian was not about to give an exciting account of crime-fighting in the Feds he promptly got up and left, followed by several other disappointed punters..
OK, what about a storyline where Amy falls in love with some insufferable little oik
from Earth with a double-barreled name who fancies himself as a gangster.
The differences being that the 'Smarmy oik
' and 'Julie' have to make a genuine effort and in the case of Julie she actually has to pay for her catalogues.
Players choose between 15 presenter types - I recommend Affable Oik
for beginners - and then, through a combination of button bashing and joystick waggling, negotiate 14 hours of live television, without letting the
The difference is that any old oik
with talent can play football but only toffs could go in for jousting.
David Cameron dismisses Bercow as a little oik
, an attitude which diminishes them both.
Not a tangerine WAG shrieking as her heels sink into the turf, not an oik
sporting gold bracelets, medallions and tattoos.
This year it is anything but, and I would covet any of it" Broadcaster Judy Finnigan "I am not quite sure how an oik
like me gets to be a Privy Counsellor" Tory minister Mike Penning, a former firefighter, who has just joined the Privy Council "If my legs give up, they give up.