(MRDA) An acronym used to imply that someone is lying to protect their own interests.
During the trial of Stephen Ward (who was charged with living off the immoral earnings of Christine Keeler and Rice-Davies), the prosecuting counsel pointed out that Lord Astor denied any involvement with her and Rice-Davies replied, “Well, he would, wouldn’t he?”
[meyn] /meɪn/ noun 1. the long hair growing on the back of or around the neck and neighboring parts of some animals, as the horse or lion. 2. Informal. (on a human being) a head of distinctively long and thick or rough hair. /meɪn/ noun 1. the long coarse hair that grows from the crest […]
[man-ee-ter] /ˈmænˌi tər/ noun 1. an animal, especially a tiger or lion, that eats or is said to eat human flesh. 2. . 3. a cannibal. 4. Slang. . noun 1. an animal, such as a tiger, that has become accustomed to eating human flesh 2. any of various sharks that feed on human flesh, […]
[man-ee-ting] /ˈmænˌi tɪŋ/ adjective 1. feeding on or having an appetite for human flesh: a man-eating tiger. adjective 1. eating human flesh 2. (informal) (of a woman) having many lovers
- Man-eating shark
noun 1. any shark known to attack humans, especially the great white shark, Carcharodon carcharias.