The sooner we start, the better, for I see no other way, and it will take us more than a month to travel the weary, frigid
miles that lie before us.
The Tartar type was in the little eyes and the flattened nose turned slightly up, in the frigid
lips and the short chin.
He had made up his mind to his course of action, and his frigid
lips and cheeks crackled into a chuckle over it.
Among the others Thomas Carew follows the classical principles of Jonson in lyrics which are facile, smooth, and sometimes a little frigid
I was received at first with the frigid
politeness characteristic of those exclusive people who never forsake those whom they have once admitted to their friendship.
A reading-lamp concen- trated all its light upon the papers on his desk; and, sitting by the open window, I saw, after the windless, scorching day, the frigid
splendour of a hazy sea lying motionless under the moon.
I was beginning to relent towards my wretched partner; to pity his forlorn, comfortless condition, unalleviated as it is by the consolations of intellectual resources and the answer of a good conscience towards God; and to think I ought to sacrifice my pride, and renew my efforts once again to make his home agreeable and lead him back to the path of virtue; not by false professions of love, and not by pretended remorse, but by mitigating my habitual coldness of manner, and commuting my frigid
civility into kindness wherever an opportunity occurred; and not only was I beginning to think so, but I had already begun to act upon the thought - and what was the result?
The continuous moral irritation of his unhappy courtship--a courtship which had never advanced beyond the frigid
familiarity of kissing Natalie's hand in the presence of others-- had physically deteriorated him.
Miss Sharp only folded her own hands with a very frigid
smile and bow, and quite declined to accept the proffered honour; on which Semiramis tossed up her turban more indignantly than ever.
Dolly did not shrink away, but her face did not lose its frigid
The mat looks just like those found in other oceans at so-called cold seeps, where frigid
, methane-rich waters ooze from beneath the seafloor, creating a nutrient-rich environment.
O MY wife says that I am frigid
, but I don't think this is fair.
an old Inuit man lets Alvin stay with him and teaches him how to survive in the frigid
Recent research shows hot cocoa may be the healthiest beverage to warm up with in the frigid
As Nic drives home to his frigid
wife or off to yet another exotic third-world shoot, we get glimpses of his past.