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AcronymDefinition
WGWicked Grin
WGWorking Group
WGWonder Girls (Korean girl band)
WGWohngemeinschaft (German)
WGWrong (logging abbreviation)
WGWhite Gold (jewelry)
WGWing
WGWeight Gain (nutrition)
WGWastegate (automotive)
WGWatergate
WGWhere's George
WGWorkshop on Graph-Theoretic Concepts in Computer Science
WGWest Germany
WGWelsh Guards (A British Regiment)
WGWage Grade
WGWar Game
WGWayne Gretzky (hockey player)
WGWorld Geography
WGWind Generator
WGWiseGuy (software)
WGWegener Granulomatosis
WGWire Gauge
WGWater Gauge
WGWie Geht's? (German greeting)
WGWade-Giles
WGWave Guide
WGWaste Gas
WGWarsong Gulch (World of Warcraft)
WGWeapons Grade
WGWhispering Gallery
WGWater & Gas
WGWestern Growers (formerly Western Growers Association)
WGWithout Guarantee (shipping)
WGWing Guard (basketball; similar to shooting guard)
WGWater Generation
WGWestminster Group PLC (UK)
WGWest Genesee high school (Camillus, NY)
WGWeather Group (USAF)
WGWas Getekend (Dutch: Was Signed)
WGWhite Gorilla
WGWeight Guaranteed
WGWhirly-Girls (international women helicopter pilots)
WGWest Gore
WGWalkers Group (legal and management services)
WGWavelength Graph
WGWorship Graphics (website)
WGWorld Geologist
WGWaqooyi Galbeed (postal region, Somalia)
WGWelch-Gong Transformation Sequence
WGWeather Gun (Trevor Constable's rainmaker)
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The ensemble of wiseguys manages to land laughs, too, plus the occasional baseball bat in the ribs.
Asaro moaned about being "the only wiseguy left in the neighbourhood", having to live off food stamps and fantasising about "shaking down" a local"drug dealer for $2,000.
But back to that loose end, who turns out to be a wiseguy, Jemmy Wechsler, Jake's friend from her former life as money manager to the mob.
My dad saw the Rat Pack live in Vegas," says Wiseguy Eddie Lemmie.
The toughest thing for me is, knowing I'm a wiseguy, I don't know how that'll work in 3-to-5 second sound bites.
Show insiders also revealed there will be a hanging, with an unlucky wiseguy meeting a grisly end in the Bada Bing Club.
It was after entering the programme that Hill wrote Wiseguy, later made into the Oscar-winning movie, Goodfellas, by acclaimed director Martin Scorsese, with Ray Liotta playing Hill.
New Wish trailed home last, beaten more than 24 lengths by Swift Tango who hit the front inside the final furlong to beat favourite WiseGuy by two-and-a-half lengths.
A wiseguy guidebook writer proposed that there are three kinds of people who live in Monaco: the billionaires, the millionaires and the tourists.
In Mafia Princess, Chicago boss Sam Giancana was plumbed in print by his daughter; Nicholas Pileggi has gleaned two bestsellers, Wiseguy and Casino, from former Mafia associates Henry Hill and Frank Rosenthal; onetime FBI agent Joseph Pistone penned Donnie Brasco, a behind the-polyester-curtain account of his time undercover; and in Joe Dogs: The Life & Crimes of a Mobster, Joseph Iannuzzi tells the salutary tale of how he ratted out his Mob buddies to get revenge for being beaten half to death.
Some people call Richard a sexist, others a wiseguy appropriationist, a fourth-generation conceptual artist, bastard offspring of Andy Warhol.
Cannell has been a true entertainment innovator, with more than 40 television shows to his credit including The Rockford Files, The A-Team, Wiseguy, 21 Jump Street, Hunter, and Silk Stockings.