statuesque


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of size and dignity suggestive of a statue

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suggestive of a statue

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For a moment he stood statuesque but for his sensitively dilating nostrils; then he wheeled and fled noiselessly from the terrifying presence of man.
Behind me I heard Dona Rita laughing softly, statuesque, turned all dark in the fading glow.
The Kro-lu stood silent and statuesque, watching the proceedings.
Dark human shapes could be made out in the distance, flitting indistinctly against the gloomy border of the forest, and near the river two bronze figures, leaning on tall spears, stood in the sunlight under fantastic head- dresses of spotted skins, warlike and still in statuesque repose.
But Mrs Verloc's lips, composed in their usual form, preserved a statuesque immobility like the rest of her face.
for that flash in his black eye--for that cloud on his bony brow--for that compression of his statuesque lips, the lad will some day get blows instead of blandishments--kicks instead of kisses; then for the fit of mute fury which will sicken his body and madden his soul; then for the ordeal of merited and salutary suffering, out of which he will come (I trust) a wiser and a better man.
A pair of grey eyes looked steadily into his before transferring themselves to the statuesque being at the table.
On Instagram, Andolong shared photos of the family reuniting, with the statuesque Mariel embracing her parents in tight hugs.
As a security guard for Israel's highest-level ministers, he raised his husky frame into a statuesque posture as politicians whirred around him, debating laws that stagnated in Israel's parliamentary labyrinth, or as they discussed sending Israeli troops into the West Bank, Gaza, Lebanon, or along Israel's many other hostile borders.
Jessica Harrington's statuesque daughter of Mastercraftsman was sent off a well-backed 2-1 favourite for her debut, over six furlongs at Naas at the start of last month, and duly beat Actress by two and a half lengths.
ANGELICA archangelica THIS statuesque beauty is now unfurling its limbs and opening its dramatic flower heads.
GREASE FRIGHTENING Katy Perry and Kate Hudson at Grease-themed bash LOOKING CLASS Paris as Alice HIGH SCHOOL JINKS Katy rocks a beehive at Grease party while Orlando Bloom is a bit rude DIRRTY FUN Kylie goes back to 2002 as Aguilera STATUESQUE Leona Lewis went out an Oscar.
Or I'll plonk in statuesque subjects - most of which are tender, like hedychiums (ginger lilies), which I used in the hot borders in summer.
The statuesque supermodel had more right than most to be at the celebrity-studded event in Sussex, the 35-year-old has been known to saddle up a horse and swing a chukka herself.
Unlike a lot of rail-thin actresses cast as cops on TV, the statuesque Tricia Heifer (a 6-foot-tall former model) at least looks like she might be able to take down a suspect.