She ran in a bikini-style workout outfit.
Her hair was short and dark and worn in an easy style that seemed to require little care.
He's got a great sense of style, Linda said with a laugh.
Gerald mounted in his usual awkward style and followed her.
What if an equal ado were made about the ornaments of style in literature, and the architects of our bibles spent as much time about their cornices as the architects of our churches do?
Gabe emerged into the garden next to a southern style mansion.
In the early years of her education she had only good things to read; some were, indeed, trivial and not excellent in style, but not one was positively bad in manner or substance.
Her murder wasn't close to his style nor was she the right age.
A few weeks later her style is more nearly correct and freer in movement.
Res Judicatae in 1892 and various other volumes followed, for he was in request among publishers and editors, and his easy charm of style and acute grasp of interesting detail gave him a front place among contemporary men of letters.
All use of language is imitative, and one's style is made up of all other styles that one has met.
"My dear fellow, with our five hundred thousand troops it should be easy to have a good style," returned Count Rostopchin.
When Dean described Jeffrey Byrne's quiet life style, Hunter nodded in agreement.
A bench style dinette set was the only furniture in the house.
Of George Sand's style a foreigner can be but an imperfect judge, but French critics, from Sainte-Beuve, Nisard and Caro down to Jules Lemaitre and Faguet, have agreed to praise her spontaneity, her correctness of diction, her easy opulence - the lactea ubertas that Quintilian attributes to Livy.
All are built in the Doric style, of the local porous stone, which is of a warm red brown colour, full of fossil shells and easily corroded when exposed to the air.
Gyula-Fehervar is the seat of a Roman Catholic bishop, and has a fine Roman Catholic cathedral, built in the 1 nth century in Romanesque style, and rebuilt in 5443 by John Hunyady in Gothic style.
At the same time the inborn gift of style can be starved or stimulated.
The style of the Bible is everywhere in Miss Keller's work, just as it is in the style of most great English writers.
The old prince always dressed in old-fashioned style, wearing an antique coat and powdered hair; and when Prince Andrew entered his father's dressing room (not with the contemptuous look and manner he wore in drawing rooms, but with the animated face with which he talked to Pierre), the old man was sitting on a large leather-covered chair, wrapped in a powdering mantle, entrusting his head to Tikhon.
Her auburn curls lay in no particular style – so much like her father.
Many of them, however, are of considerable architectural importance and the revival of the Renaissance style is perhaps illustrated nowhere better than in Stuttgart.
But in the end they became less fanatical than the Murabtis, and Ya`kub el Mansur was a highly accomplished man, who wrote a good Arabic style and who protected the philosopher Averroes.
We could not choose a more perfect specimen of her style than the allegory under which she pictures the "might have been."
Among the public buildings are the town hall, classic in style; the market house, and literary and scientific institution, with a museum containing a fossil collection from the limestone of the locality.
2 Elster (Beitrage) says that the poem is the work of two poets: the first part by a Thuringian wandering minstrel, the second - which differs in style and dialect - by a Bavarian official.
The town is neatly built in the Dutch style, lying on three small hills in a fertile district near the frontier of Holland, about 2 m.
Artists have been known to use the left hand in the hope of checking the fatal facility which practice had conferred on the right; and if Hood had been able to place under some restraint the curious and complex machinery of words and syllables which his fancy was incessantly producing, his style would have been a great gainer, and much real earnestness of object, which now lies confused by the brilliant kaleidoscope of language, would have remained definite and clear.
I learned for the first time to know an author, to recognize his style as I recognize the clasp of a friend's hand.
I did not study nor analyze them--I did not know whether they were well written or not; I never thought about style or authorship.
From the letters after the year 1892 I have culled in the spirit of one making an anthology, choosing the passages best in style and most important from the point of view of biography.
If Miss Sullivan wrote fine English, the beauty of Helen Keller's style would, in part, be explicable at once.
In the years when she was growing out of childhood, her style lost its early simplicity and became stiff and, as she says, "periwigged."
In her style, as in what she writes about, we must concede to the artist what we deny to the autobiographer.
With the naive conviction of young men in a merry mood that other men's wives were created for them, Rostov did not leave the lady's side and treated her husband in a friendly and conspiratorial style, as if, without speaking of it, they knew how capitally Nicholas and the lady would get on together.
At six o'clock we pulled off the highway and found a family style restaurant in a small Maryland town.
The off-the-shoulder style with its white lace made the most of her newly acquired tan, and the shiny black belt and full skirt made her waist look small.
The room contained two full-sized beds and two large wardrobes along with military-style trunks at the foot of each bed.
He opened a portal and crossed into the shadow world and then through a portal into a Japanese-style palatial estate overlooking Tokyo.
She unzipped the portfolio and pulled out a large canvas that had hundreds of shoes painted in oil; every style and color imaginable.
He picked her up over his shoulder, and carried her fireman style to the bedroom.
Clusters of sixties and seventies-style subdivisions had blossomed during the post-war era of rush to the 'burbs. These look-alikes that originally carried names like Camelot or South Pacific were at first scorned by Parkside's gentry but had slowly gained a level of respectability.
Dean and his stepfather dined on western style beans, baked potatoes, sourdough bread and the best spareribs either had ever eaten.
The princess style made her waist look small, and the material fell softly from her hips.
She followed the sounds of talking to discover the balcony was converted into a small buffet with café-style tables.
Vico's writings suffer through their author's not having followed a regular course of studies, and his style is very involved.
In her self-revelations she followed Rousseau, her first master in style, but while Rousseau in his Confessions darkened all the shadows, George Sand is the heroine of her story, often frail and faulty, but always a woman more sinned against than sinning.
His style is clear and vivid; his method of describing what he sees extraordinarily plastic; above all, he has the art of presenting objects to us from their most interesting and attractive side.
Both temples belong to the best period of the Doric style and are among the finest in existence.
His optical investigations are perhaps the subject in which he most contributed to the progress of science; and the lucidity of exposition which marks his Dioptrics stands conspicuous even amid the generally luminous style of his works.
The style of her version is in some respects even better than the style of Miss Canby's story.
But a man has no more to do with the style of architecture of his house than a tortoise with that of its shell: nor need the soldier be so idle as to try to paint the precise color of his virtue on his standard.
Every man is the builder of a temple, called his body, to the god he worships, after a style purely his own, nor can he get off by hammering marble instead.
The style, the house and grounds and "entertainment" pass for nothing with me.
"How evidently he belongs to the best society," said she to a third; and the vicomte was served up to the company in the choicest and most advantageous style, like a well-garnished joint of roast beef on a hot dish.
Her figure was not as well developed as Alondra or Dulce, but she looked nice in the style and color.
Carmen and Destiny dressed mother/daughter style in red/green/yellow plaid blouses and hunter green jeans.
A gray brick house dominated the landscape, its ranch style sprawling in a U shape with a garage on one end.
Howie, now able to usually remain with a vehicle, stayed with the car to a suburban ranch style house only six miles from the kidnapping.
She wore the Grecian style gown of Hell: secured around her neck by a loose band, it draped over her curves and pooled at her feet, leaving her arms, shoulders and back bare to the hips.
It was intended to be an off-the-shoulder style, but she pushed the frilly sleeves up as straps for extra support.
Jonathan was poised to enter his teens in style and a deformed left arm wasn't going to hold him back.
They were somewhere else completely: a sprawling compound with low buildings, a huge barn and a massive, two-story hacienda style house.
Jacques was the first outcome of the journey to Italy, and in precision and splendour of style it marks a distinct progress.
Several interesting monuments of this period remain at Trebizond in the form of churches in the Byzantine style of architecture.
It is an antique style, older than Greek or Egyptian.
What a style! was uttered in approval both of reader and of author.
Airy hallways led through the hacienda style structure on either side of her.
The massive and elaborately ornamented cathedral was built in the Renaissance style between 1746 and 1774; a Dominican church in Subtiaba is little less striking.
I wasn't relegated to the large first floor dormitory-style quarters behind the eating area.
It was an off-the-shoulder style with spaghetti straps to hold up the bodice and a full skirt that made her waist look small.
A blue planet, two thrones, a hacienda-style dwelling, an older man and woman, fire in the sky, a red planet, war.
Her hair was done in a pug, a style not seen by Dean since his childhood.
But just as the agreeable jester rose into the earnest satirist, one of the most striking peculiarities of his style became a more manifest defect.
He was dressed in fine style and carried a small cane.
Perhaps it requires musical ability or style or sassiness.