But the thugs are numerous enough to be part of the warp and woof of the community.
But the warp and woof of the business changed hardly at all, nor should it have.
Matt DeAngelis, who plays woof in the show, admitted to being a big softie.
"weft, texture, fabric," Old English owef, from o- "on" + wefan "to weave" (see weave). With excrescent -w- by influence of warp or weft.
dog bark noise, first recorded 1804, echoic. Woofer "loudspeaker for bass notes" first attested 1935.