gauzy


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so light and insubstantial as to resemble air or a thin film

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The affectation of the gauzy child, and her condescension to the boys, was a sight.
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.
'Let my sister know, if you please, Mrs Merdle,' Fanny pouted, with a toss of her gauzy bonnet, 'that I had already had the honour of telling your son that I wished to have nothing whatever to say to him.'
The water shone pacifically; the sky, without a speck, was a benign immensity of unstained light; the very mist on the Essex marshes was like a gauzy and radiant fabric, hung from the wooded rises inland, and draping the low shores in diaphanous folds.
I remember her appearance at the moment--it was very graceful and very striking: she wore a morning robe of sky-blue crape; a gauzy azure scarf was twisted in her hair.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 19, 2019-: The World Automotive Intelligent Glass Market, Forecast to 2023 - Featuring Analysis on Key Players AGC, Continental, Gauzy, Gentex Corp, and Nippon Sheet Glass Co
There were many close contests on the day, but the closest was one involving Frenchman Simon Gauzy and Japan's Yuto Kizukuri.
Research Frontiers and Gauzy announced Gauzy's second production facility in Stuttgart, Germany to produce SPD-Smart light control film for the entire SPD-SmartGlass industry, including automotive and architectural applications.
Rhett helped lead the way for generations of white Southerners who propagated the "Lost Cause" myth: the gauzy tale of kindly slave masters who had fought only for states' rights.
Sweden's Mattias Karlsson overcame Frenchman, Simon Gauzy, the No.8 seed (11-3, 11-8, 11-4, 8-11, 11-9), while Similarly, Zhou Yu ended the hopes of Egypt's Omar Assar, the no.14 seed (11-5, 13-11, 12-10, 8-11, 11-6).
His provocative show included a model wearing what looked to be a decorated green motorcycle helmet with a dark visor along with black and white polka dot leggings and a gauzy top with different size dots.
There are natty little mannish coats and jeans jackets to wear with boy-cut pants and for a spot of drama, there are ankle grazing skirts and buckled kilts in gauzy linen for every day use.
* Avery Dennison Corporation has made an investment in Gauzy, an Israeli-based developer and manufacturer of liquid-crystal-based materials, films, applications and solutions for a variety of end markets, including construction, automotive, consumer electronics, home appliances, the solar industry and more.
This time, Richard's friends convinced him that lighting Sasha's gauzy skirt with a match would be funny.