rakish


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marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners

marked by a carefree unconventionality or disreputableness

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Vauxhall design guru Mark Adams says of the car's distinctive appearance: "A blade feature runs from behind the front wheel along the side of the car, further emphasising its taut and rakish lines.
The 207 is bigger in every department although the CC is 75mm lower than the tin-top to give it a more rakish look.
Raffish, rakish Cagliari, Sardinia's down-and-dirty port city, looks set to be catapulted onto the international trophy art museum circuit if Zaha Hadid's latest vision comes to pass.
The young man with the rakish good looks at the right on the front row is Roy Longden and the year is probably pre-war, in the late 1930s.
He soon became known as "a rakish sex symbol who made women swoon.
As a result, and although I have a little way to go, I'm learning to welcome the onset of old age as a chance to wear rakish hats in odd shades of maroon, make inappropriate comments in restaurants and flirt with the window cleaner, even though he's young enough to be my grandson.
Among a cast of gorgeous women--and let's not forget the fierce and iconic Pam Grier as Bette's older half-sister, Kit--the rakish "fuck 'em and leave 'em" hairdresser Shane McCutcheon, played by Moennig, proved to be the biggest dyke heartthrob of season 1.
Thanks to some rakish front Xenon lights, it might have had even better physical looks.
2 fans of Brazil's national sound climb aboard among bemused and besuited commuters, old samba hands in rakish Panama hats, and bohemian youngsters with drums, cavaquinhos and tambourines.
Maarten, it's a ten-minute flight with memorable views--the calm, turquoise sea, barren volcanic rocks jutting out of the water at rakish angles, ships cruising the Lesser Antilles.
Sets designed by Tony Fanning (for Eugene, Oregon) were brightly colored and at rakish angles, which proved playfully amusing.
The corrugated container in which we will ship multiple reams of Casablanca will have a white mottle on the outside with minimal graphics consisting of the word Casablanca in stencil-style at a rakish angle on all sides of the box.
And who is the baddest bad boy to cut a rakish swath across the last 400 years of dramatic literature?
As formidable as her reputation, the Bismarck was the crowning glory of Hitler's Kriegsmarine, exuding grace and power with her clipper bow, rakish superstructure, speed and endurance.
You either stuffed "em in your rakish pirate sash or put them into equally big flapped holsters that rode come fortably on your horse's saddle.