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Synonyms for bustle

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Synonyms for bustle

a rapid active commotion

a framework worn at the back below the waist for giving fullness to a woman's skirt

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move or cause to move energetically or busily

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His golden eagle wing bustles tipped with white fur and horsehair enhances his movements.
And certain ladies like Dawn French, who don't care a fig for size, are already sporting their own natural God-given bustles with plenty of frock space for concealment.
"Feathers used to be earned, a way for a warrior to publicize their deeds, and ceremonial bustles were used only for ceremonial purposes," said Speidel.
At Christmas time, customers bustle in and out, getting their holiday trees.
Narrow waists as markers of female attractiveness also appear in Stone Age figurines, early Greek paintings, and fashions emphasizing corsets, bustles, and girdles, Singh argues.
Most notably in this photo are the bustles and the differences of each.
These positive developments, combined with the area's strong transportation links and other amenities, promise a future in which the Livingston Corridor bustles with business people, dot-com employees, residents from all walks of life, and retailers serving those who frequent the area.
While attending and participating in powwows I noticed tiny tot boys wearing feather bustles. Naturally they sat down on the feathers and messed them up in various ways.
The courtyard area outside Court Plaza Complex bustles with people walking to and from Main Street and the court house, eating lunch, mingling and simply relaxing."
Men's traditional bustles appear to be susceptible to this old saying.
Round bustles are becoming popular again with traditional dancers (see WW, Vol.
In short, Round bustle has more arm movement to accentuate the presence and use of the arm bustles, the dancer is more upright with the shoulders, hips and feet are more in one vertical line.
In the past the author has owned bustles that had to go thorough elaborate procedures to put them together to dance.
These bustles range from multi-row forms with colorful dyed feathers, fur trimmings and thread wrapping, tape decoration and ribbons to smaller versions that focus more on the beauty of the natural feathers.