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These statements show how aloof the US President and his entourage are from the realities of the region and the dynamics of the conflict," the statement read.
Johnson thinks himself a wordsmith: he called Corbyn a mugwump - "a person who remains aloof or independent, especially of party politics" (OED).
ISLAMABAD -- Former World Squash Champion, Qamar Zaman Thursday urged the Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) and other national sports bodies to boycott the South Asian Games to be held next year in India as it is a matter of country's prestige and other sports bodiescannot remain aloof from India's response to cricket series with Pakistan.
CAT lover Sue McKenzie found a cancer in her neck when her normally aloof puss kept tapping her on the shoulder.
35 Galway Ardilaun House Hotel Oyster Stakes 1m4f Listed ATR Card page 54 STELLAR GLOW, Lily's Rainbow and Princess Aloof all contested the Listed Hurry Harriet Stakes at Gowran Park three weeks ago and renew rivalries.
THE Liver Bird stands up above Upon the Liver's roof He looks out across the Mersey So regal and aloof He looks out across our city He stands so proud and still People came from near and far Just to look at him He is the very symbol That Liverpool stands for Like phoenix from the ashes He rises even more He has seen the desecration This city has been through Going back so many years Before World War Two Every generation Has looked up to him with pride Just knowing that he'standing there To show everyone worldwide That Liverpool is special Liverpool is grand And that is why in Liverpool The Liver Bird does stand by F Renton, Croxteth Park
wonderfully played by Buttereld, is too aloof to be cute while his mother and teacher are so plausibly nervy, you're never sure if the attraction they feel for one Our young hero, wonderfully played by Buttereld, is too aloof to be cute while his mother and teacher are so plausibly nervy, you're never sure if the attraction they feel for one another will ever blossom into romance.
Our young hero, wonderfully played by Butterfield, is too aloof to be cute.
Now the earthenware pot tried its best to keep aloof from the brass one, which cried out: "Fear nothing, friend, I will not strike you.
London, July 2 ( ANI ): Former team-mate Iain O'Brien has said banned former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent was an easy target for match fixers because of his aloof behaviour and feeling of self-doubt.
stands aloof, content in the desolate shallows; all at once
PAWAN, Mukesh and Vinay -- the three of the six accused in the gang rape and murder case of the 23- year- old physiotherapy student -- keep themselves aloof inside the four walls of the Tihar Jail.
A codified complement to an exhibit of the same name that opened in March at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the book enters a cultural discussion that has spawned as many angry message board posts as it has aloof declarations from critics.
And if you watch the clip on YouTube, I'm so aloof I look bored.
Not much by way of skating except a little aloof commentary, but there is plenty to read-- and it's great, even if it doesn't hit the mark 100-percent of the time.