Sometimes he gave her the creeps, and she suspected he was sharper than he let on.
I'm a scientist and if I don't know an answer, I seek counsel from sharper brains.
The Logos is quick and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of the joints and marrow.
AARD-WOLF (earth-wolf), a South and East African carnivorous mammal (Proteles cristatus), in general appearance like a small striped hyena, but with a more pointed muzzle, sharper ears, and a long erectile mane down the middle line of the neck and back.
The Scotch collie is lighter and more elegant, and has a sharper muzzle.
The water was so cold that it made the rocks seem sharper.
Therefore the distinction of classes was far sharper in Aragon than in nonfeudal Castile and Leon.
For several years afterwards the process made little advance, for the colour of the oils produced was higher and the taste much sharper.
He always fed at night, and hunger made his senses sharper, especially when he was surrounded by so many potential sources of dinner.
However, there is an even sharper color change which is used in quantitative analysis.
The little museum had a completely different feel with the hard black basalt, but because of that the carvings remained much sharper.
contrasty scan may seem sharper.
Serve it with dried fruit salad or for a sharper taste, serve with a raspberry coulis.
Longer windows give a sharper cutoff, smaller windows a more gradual cutoff.
However, a new mark ll version has been announced that uses a sharper coated doublet.
I confess that I should like to have these basic concepts in sharper focus!
A brass tube led from a rubber bulb to a warning klaxon hooter, with even sharper warning provided by a large brass bell.
Such radio interferometers can resolve details far sharper than anything current optical telescopes can see.
The graphics are also sharper, and the handling of the vehicles seems more intuitive.
What is quite laborious is having to learn to be sharper all over again.
Oh by the way, a gently poached ripe peach is much sharper than you expect.
Nobody sees through lazy, derivative programs sharper, and nobody picks up on diminishing returns quicker, than the ordinary TV viewer.
ripe peach is much sharper than you expect.
The contest started evenly enough with the two boxers trading opening salvos, with Pol o looking the sharper of the two boxers.
Tests have proven they start sharper and stay sharper.
When the lens is more curved, the top image appears sharper.
sharper than any double-edged sword.
My lemon tart, which I would have preferred a little sharper, came with a stunning raspberry sorbet.
The loss of nutrient fluid caused by the presence of intestinal Cestodes is probably slight, indeed, the sharper appetite that accompanies their presence may be the means of fully compensating for it.
Gowland has shown that, whatever may have been the practice of Japanese bronze makers in ancient and medieval eras, their successors in later days deliberately introduced arsenic and antimony into the compound in order to harden the bronze without impairing its fusibility, so that it might take a sharper impression of the mould.
The resistance of the air is reduced considerably in modern projectiles by giving them a greater length and a sharper point, and by the omission of projecting studs, a factor called the coefficient of shape, being introduced to allow for this change.
The rims of pulleys for hemp or other ropes or cords are grooved, and the sides are usually either inclined at 45Ã‚° or curved to give a sharper angle at the outside than at the bottom of the groove; in the latter case, as the rope wears it engages in a groove of greater angle and less effective grip. Wire ropes are injured by the lateral crushing of the material, and in this case the grooves are wide enough to allow the rope to rest on the rounded bottom, which is lined with leather or wood to diminish the wear and increase the friction.
The owner of the axe, as he released his hold on it, said that it was the apple of his eye; but I returned it sharper than I received it.
It would be easy to cut their threads any time with a little sharper blast from the north.
Now they drew close to the fox which began to dodge between the field in sharper and sharper curves, trailing its brush, when suddenly a strange white borzoi dashed in followed by a black one, and everything was in confusion; the borzois formed a star-shaped figure, scarcely swaying their bodies and with tails turned away from the center of the group.
Lord, you tell us that your word is living and active, sharper than any double-edged sword.
How sharper than a serpent 's tooth is a thankless child.
We've all been there, and we've all bought something stupid along the way from such stores as The Sharper Image, San Francisco, or Spencer Gifts.
Sharper Image has unique gifts for the home, office and just for fun.
You can find Sharper Image stores in malls everywhere.
A plasma with EDTV will have a much sharper image and resolution than a conventional one, but you will not see the additional realistic imagery of HD.
One downside to OLED TVs are they are new and more expensive than LCD or plasmas, but the advantage is a sharper picture with deeper colors.
Unlike other products, the Gator has a higher lift, which means that it in effect sucks the grass upward, making it cut sharper and cleaner than other mulching blades.
A higher resolution will give you a sharper picture, but you don't need an exceptionally high resolution on a small screen because you won't be able to utilize it.
This unique design from The Sharper Image solves this problem in style.
Amore gives you a sharper, more dramatic look, and with fun names for their colors and a long lasting formula, you are sure to love it.
To achieve this look, use liquid eyeliner as it creates a smoother and sharper line.
This features gives the photographer complete creative control and access to high-quality lenses for more precise, sharper images.
The results of such ingenuity translate into sharper shots despite variable light sources and improved overall color balance in the final product.
You can compensate by using a high f-number, which will reduce aperture, increase the depth of field and give you a sharper image.
The longer points, sharper teeth, more numerous nerves and leathery texture, together with the fact that they hang longer, may enable any one to tell the leaf of the Japan Zelkowa from that of the better-known Z. crenata.
Continue to tune your guitar sharper and flatter while trying to zero in on the right pitch.
The pants are relaxed through the seat and thighs and the legs are tapered for a sharper finish.
Some of the styles on the page are from Adidas, Gargoyles, Bolle Parole, and Spy-and they look even sharper than most!
RGP lenses are specifically made to obtain sharper vision for those who suffer from astigmatism.
They also give you sharper vision that is essential for driving when it is dark or conditions are less than optimal.
They're not going to increase the contrast of objects or improve your performance by offering sharper vision.Don't neglect to consider clear lenses if you participate in sports at night.
This isn't to be confused with the type of sharper vision you'll get from a pair of prescription sun glasses or goggles, of course.
What makes rose colored lenses important is the way they interact with bright light; these lenses draw sharper contrasts between objects while helping to cut down significant amounts of glare.
Just because the lighting may not be at its brightest, and just because your lenses cut out the glare and offer sharper contrast, that doesn't necessarily mean your eyes are protected.
Whichever ones you choose, you'll enjoy the sharper contrast.
The result is sharper and clearer vision.
These types of roller coasters were very popular in the 1930s, but as coaster designs became more sophisticated and riders demanded higher, faster rides with sharper drops, faster turns, and inversions, the style gradually faded away.
Many restoration companies can take old, damaged photographs and create sharper, more colorful reproductions without harming the original photograph.
This allows you to maintain your speed as you turn around corners, as well as being able to take sharper turns at times.
In 1996, Nintendo released a lighter, slimmer, smaller and sharper version of the Game Boy.
The detail could be a little sharper, though.
Castle Rock's Greg Popovich and August "Joe" Briggs have a keen business sense and more importantly, a sharper nose and palate sense.
The original, or at least one of the originals, came from Sharper Image.
The Sharper Image is hands down the go-to place for gadgets.
You can spike the sides or use gel to texturize and give a sharper contrast to the front, back, and sides.
However, they're updated with sharper elements, such as jagged edges, and can be adapted by anything from a bob to a layered cut.
If you are looking for air breeze ionic purifier reviews, chances are that what you are seeking is information about the Sharper Image Air Purifier with Ionic Breeze technology.
Sharper Image invented ionic purifiers, which work differently than traditional air purifiers.
The ionic purifiers by Sharper Image are tower units, meaning they stand vertically.
As Sharper Image products tend to be higher end household small appliances, the cost of the Ionic Purifiers is a downside to some.
Ionic Purifiers can be purchased at Sharper Image stores across the nation.
You can also purchase these purifiers online at Sharper Image's website or through other shopping websites like Amazon.com.
Three of the best air purifiers/ionizers include the Oreck XLTower Electrostatic Air Purifier, the Sharper Image Ionic Breeze, and the Ionic Pro Electronic Air Purifier.
Sharper Image was one of the first companies to offer an air ionizer and the company's Ionic Breeze unit is still one of the most popular models on the market.
On a separate note, Sharper Image was forced to file for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in 2008 largely due to litigation over the advertising of the company's Ionic Breeze product.
The Ionic Pro electronic air purifier uses the exact same technology as the Ionic Breeze by Sharper Image, and in reality, if you remove the brand stickers, you'd have a difficult time telling them apart.
But, one look at the price tag and you'll know which is which because the Ionic Pro costs over three hundred dollars less than Sharper Image's model.
Retailers such as The Sharper Image, Radio Shack and Office Depot sell the purifiers both online and at their retail locations.
The heavier weight of the leather creates a sharper, more defined look, and is often combined with contrasting stitching to heighten this effect.
Sharper and edgier than other Beijo purses, these handbags stand out for miles!
If things were fuzzy, you may need to practice this daydream technique on a regular basis to develop your senses to a sharper degree.
Not surprisingly, monitors with higher native resolutions display sharper images than those with lower resolutions.
It's still rather impressive; the cut is just a bit sharper and gives the tat a different sort of appeal.
You could choose a sharper outline or incorporate more color.
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Projection Clock Radio: The Sharper Image once more exceeds expectation with a miniature clock radio that projects the time onto the ceiling.
Make the details in your painting's foreground sharper and clearer than the objects in the background.
Teeth saw the NIN front man finally off drugs, and, with the help of a revitalized lineup and some live drums from Dave Grohl, produced a sharper and more focused sound than The Fragile.
Although music sales declined overall during this period in the face of file sharing, the decline in rap music sales was sharper than other genres of music.
Sexy: Fairies with scantier attire, sharper wings, and come hither expressions exude sex appeal.
English-born Dominic Keating delivered a savvy accent and sharper demeanor than his co-stars.
Something his woman said took her interest; her gaze grew sharper, and she moved closer to nishani.
Thus the gauge may be narrow, the line single, the rails lighter than those used in standard practice, while deep cuttings and high embankments may be avoided by permitting the curves to be sharper and the gradients steeper: such points conduce to cheapness of construction.
Foxes are likewise distinguished by their slighter build, longer and bushy tail, which always exceeds half the length of the head and body, sharper muzzle, and relatively longer body and shorter limbs.
The skull is conical, stout and heavy, and the teeth, although sharper and less rounded than those of badgers, are less suited to a carnivorous diet than those of stoats, weasels and martens.
The explosive wave from the dry guncotton primer is in fact better responded to by the wet compressed material than the dry, and its detonation is somewhat sharper than that of the dry.
The desire for a sharper exercise of discipline, and a more decided renunciation of the world, combined with a craving for some plain indication of the Divine will in these last critical times, had prepared many minds for an eager acceptance of the tidings from Phrygia.
The differences of salinity support this method, and, especially in the northern European seas, often prove a sharper criterion of the boundaries than temperature itself; this is especially the case at the entrance to the Baltic. Evidence drawn from drift-wood, wrecks or special drift bottles is less distinct but still interesting and often useful; this method of investigation includes the use of icebergs as indicators of the trend of currents and also of plankton, the minute swimming or drifting organisms so abundant at the surface of the sea.
There are abundant statistical indications that the line (be the ~fiuence that draws it economic or social) between urban centres of nly 2500 inhabitants and rural districts is much sharper to-day than was that between the country and cities of 8000 inhabitants (the largest had five times that number) in 1790.
The struggle against Gnosticism, which had been going on during the middle part of the century, had compelled the Church both to define her creed and to draw a sharper line of demarcation than heretofore between those writings whose authority she regarded as absolute and all others.
As organisms rise higher in the scale of development, the sharper and more distinct become their outlines, the more definite their individualities.
If the finer earthy sands only are obtainable, they must be rendered sharper by washing away the earthy particles.
After the elections of 1885 the Left, therefore, broke up again into two clubs, the " German Austrian," which included the more moderate, and the " German," which wished to use sharper language.
Neoplatonism had accepted the Aristotelian logic with its sharper definition than anything handed down from Plato, and, except the logic of the Sceptics, there was no longer any rival discipline of the like prestige.
The rims of pulleys for hemp or other ropes or cords are grooved, and the sides are usually either inclined at 45° or curved to give a sharper angle at the outside than at the bottom of the groove; in the latter case, as the rope wears it engages in a groove of greater angle and less effective grip. Wire ropes are injured by the lateral crushing of the material, and in this case the grooves are wide enough to allow the rope to rest on the rounded bottom, which is lined with leather or wood to diminish the wear and increase the friction.
The division was the sharper because it coincided with a difference in matters of religion.
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