ill-dressed


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As you turn a corner you see an ill-dressed man close behind you, He holds out a gun and asks for money,
It is clear that this ill-dressed, intemperate rabble-rouser does not adequately represent the image many Iranians have of their country.
These "Moderns" sought to give a fashionable face to bibliophilia, an activity long associated with the image of "a very old monsieur, scrawny, dry as a mummy, ill-dressed, wearing glasses, and living peevishly in his old-book den like a wolf in its lair" (67).
And the South of Scotland MSP even managed to offend his own constituents by claiming Dumfries is full of "skinny, ill-dressed women in their early twenties who seem to hover around cheap Scottish shops".
In the prologue to her book, Gwartney describes an encounter on a Portland city bus - years after her own daughters' turnarounds - with a disgustingly dirty, smelly, ill-dressed and sick-looking girl who repels her because of the painful memories of her own daughters' runaway years and who asks for spare change on her way off the bus.
After all, look at the amount of money those ill-dressed Swedes are making.
MENTION of the murder reminds me of a previous visit to South Africa, when I was gobsmacked to see an ill-dressed chap playing cack-handed off the tee during the South African Open.
Very short and fat, Frank Harris (himself editor of Vanity Fair, 1907-10) described Pellegrini as 'a grotesque caricature of humanity, hardly more than 5ft 2in in height, squat and stout, with a face like a mask of Socrates and always curiously ill-dressed, yet always and everywhere a gentleman--and to whose who knew him, a great deal more'.
From this quiet, ill-dressed, not-young-man, a nobody, came these words that had nothing to do with their conventional preoccupations, even religion for that matter, but with the experience of taking the awful risk of trusting Providence.
Denise Lewis nearly made it but she is an icon, and the elimination of hugely talented beauty Maria to keep in an ill-dressed group of dumpy Irish sisters who couldnOt sing a note was scandalous.
First of all, who ever said he wanted the support of Batman and the rest of the ill-dressed superheroes, and secondly, why the M25?
Here were two young white men, remarkably ill-dressed, lice-infested, walking on the shanks of their skin boots, and almost out of supplies, who had journeyed more or less alone from Repulse Bay, some 200 miles away, in the middle of winter.
In attempting to answer these questions he has written the most comprehensive and best account of the battle to date, following it through the eyes of the participants: Isaac Brock and the Van Renssalaers, John Norton and his warriors from Grand River, Winifield Scott striding across the field "in full dress chapeau and plume," ill-dressed infantrymen on both sides, General Sheaffe and Artillery Captain William Holcroft who reported that "His Majesty's arms gained a complete victory over those of the United Sates yesterday in a very brilliant affair.
All in all, the point of the show seems to be to have five ill-dressed homosexuals take one ill-dressed heterosexual and put him in clothes that make him look like .