The rest of the Jews rated the Sadducees as atheists, just as the rest of the Greeks rated the Epicureans as atheists and discerned, as Plutarch said, the sardonic grin behind the mask of their obsequious devotion to the ceremonies at which the force of public opinion compelled their attendance.
The grin faded and he started to look frightened.
"Vote for David Dean, ace detective," Weller said with a grin as he pulled himself from the chair.
"Only fancy!" answered Ignat, surprised at the broadening grin on his face in the mirror.
He leered at Elisabeth, arched his eyebrows with a lascivious grin, then stretched with great exaggeration.
See P. von Radics, Anastasius Grin (2nd ed., Leipzig, 1879).
He wiped his mouth on his shirtsleeve and turned his toothless grin on Royce.
Jackson wore a wide grin as Elisabeth said, I don't know what I will do about the Wolf Moon Festival.
Her assistant, Gerry, looked like a college athlete with a huge, bright grin, blond hair and friendly hazel eyes.
Tikhon scratched his back with one hand and his head with the other, then suddenly his whole face expanded into a beaming, foolish grin, disclosing a gap where he had lost a tooth (that was why he was called Shcherbaty--the gap-toothed).