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lacking energy and vitality or showing such a lack

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darkened with overcast

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made heavy or weighted down with weariness

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(of movement) slow and laborious

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lacking lightness or liveliness

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of sleep as the leaden garland of what I've done dissolves with
Boasting a superficially new plot but preaching the exact same sermon--in the identical leaden, graceless manner--as its predecessor, Harold Crank's follow-up concocts a laughable crisis of faith whose resolution is a fait accompli, turning the endeavor into a torturous exercise in one-note proselytizing.
Att A endees heard from Ciaran t Leaden, head of manufacturing at LloyL ds y Bank Commercial Banking in Wales, and Tim Williams, chief executive of the Welsh AutomotivA e Forum.
Based on Rosalie Ham's novel, this is leaden, almost supernaturally unfunny stuff that raises about as many chuckles as a video nasty.
It wrote: "Farrell is earnest but leaden in a tedious role, overshadowed by all three of his co-stars, despite being ostensibly the show's closest thing to a protagonist.
Main clinical features include silver- leaden hair bronze skin after sun exposure severe neurological impairment and a wide spectrum of ophthalmologic abnormalities.
The firm makes lead carbon batteries, a type of battery that substitutes the leaden negative electrode for one made of activated carbon.
Farrell also read the Gerard Manley Hopkins poem 'The Leaden Echo And The Golden Echo' at her funeral and spoke later about how much he missed her.
Will Smith plays down his charm, leaving young Jaden to carry this rather leaden and underwhelming sci-fi tale.
BROKEN PROMISES I cannot subscribe any more To this futility known as war No long-term benefits And nothing so befits The death and destruction wrought to my door Political leaders fight tooth and nail for their job Which usually turns out to be corn on the cob They blame all except themselves Myth, legend and the under twelves The buck they pass so fast in one they rob Please don't ask me for a contribution I can see through your elocution And your well rehearsed lies But I can't see the flies Through their footprint is on your constitution Love is like a warm spring day Promises, promises up and away But, of course, the recent stamp Has made spring-time rather damp Overcast with outlook so leaden grey Jock Brownlee Wood End Coventry
THE team of Chris Leaden, Andre Williams, Adam Poth and Patrick Leslie won a special Irish-themed event at the Royal Golf Club, held in celebration of Saint Patrick's Day.
are Hollie Meehan, Ivy Wells-Brandy, all aged three, Max Farrell , four, and Rosie Leaden, three.
Leaden Bullet lacks suspense, its action is punch drunk, its plot nonsensical and dialogue unintentionally funny.
Thinning air causes catharsis at 5000 meters I strain to lift and stretch leaden legs to stand on a huge spinning stone as searing pain grips my groin I lose control of my gut Promontories dance in purple haze pole
Rain that varied in degree throughout the day, leaden skies and cool temperatures blighted the two 90-minute practice sessions.