Dowdy


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Synonyms for Dowdy

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quite outmoded or unfashionable

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British marshal of the RAF who commanded the British air defense forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain (1882-1970)

deep-dish apple dessert covered with a rich crust

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lacking in smartness or taste

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primly out of date

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The little gauzy child, having whisked her sandals into the reticule and put on a trodden-down pair of shoes, shook her head into the dowdy bonnet at one shake, and answering my inquiry whether she liked dancing by replying, "Not with boys," tied it across her chin, and went home contemptuous.
He spoke with great vigor at the top of his voice; soon we had a little crowd about us; but the tall collars and the broad smiles of the younger Old Boys did not deter our dowdy demagogue.
the good woman is a comfortable middle-class dowdy, and when she goes to the palace or into society--" He pinched his lips together.
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amp;nbsp;Charles Dowdy and Danielle Simko, both 31, were accused of endangering children and drug possession.
They interviewed Dowdy in February 2015 and agreed to hire him to build the house.
Furani and Dowdy are not troubled or anxious to establish their credentials through the Anglophone poetic tradition.
TEENAGER Rachel Dowdy has an insight into the world of business thanks to a mentoring scheme.
He was brother to Elizabeth Dowdy, wife of Billy Dowdy, of Millbury and Irene Tolman of Worcester.
Keeley Hawes also joins the team as a quiet, dowdy character with few friends - a lone wolf, if you will.
Craig Dowdy as senior vice president of its external affairs, corporate communications and marketing.
com)-- ActionCOACH North Carolina is excited to announce that David Dowdy has joined the team and will be opening an ActionCOACH office in Mooresville, North Carolina.
And we aren't talking dowdy running shoes - they've had a serious makeover.
She's the most glamorous shining star of the Royal Family, yet this portrait makes her look dowdy and dull.
Targeting treatment of 'core groups' as a way to reduce community-wide transmission is common with diseases like HIV and malaria, but is less accepted as a mantra for TB control," David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM, lead author of the study and assistant professor in the Bloomberg School's Department of Epidemiology said.