damsel

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Synonyms for damsel

Synonyms for damsel

a young unmarried woman

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Greta Gerwig and Adam Brody in Damsels In Distress INKHEART (Tuesday, E4, 8pm) BASED on the best-selling novel by Cornelia Funke, Inkheart is a fantastical family adventure about a secret class - the Silvertongues - who possess the power to bring books to life.
JOUST Cardiff Castle Tel: 029 2087 8100 A weekend of medieval family adventures with bold knights and damsels in distress.
Youngsters in armour fired arrows, rescued damsels in distress and hunted down dragons yesterday in St George's Day celebrations at a castle.
On occasions when I've stopped to help damsels in distress, I've been verbally abused or had to suffer pepper spray.
Steinhauer has been a careful student of the writings of Arthur Conan Doyle, and he produces a veritable masterpiece complete with fiends, maniacal scientists, damsels in distress, travel to dangerous places replete with snakes, volcanoes, mosquitos, and nightmarish freaks.
From robots and androids, to rocket ships and flying saucers, to ray guns and alien worlds, to exotic damsels in distress to gleaming cities of the future, Worlds Of Tomorrow is an impressive and highly recommended work of a specialized American Art History and 20th Century American Popular Culture that is as nostalgic to browse through as it it entertainingly informative.
Original It's a Knockout presenter Stuart Hall hosted the competition, which challenged team members to Bomb the Castle, help Damsels in Distress and beat the Slippery Slope.
Sharif, dreadlocked, homosexual and heroic, is the do-gooder, organizing protests, checking on old folks and rescuing damsels in distress.
But then he's used to rescuing damsels in distress.