And then he stepped forward, looking elegant in a dark tuxedo.
He looked elegant in a light gray suit that accentuated his dark tan.
He looked so elegant — so sophisticated.
Natasha turned her pretty little head toward the elegant young officer and smiled at him over her bare shoulder.
They were a handsome couple, the elegant woman's hair so fine and blonde it resembled white silk.
He looked so elegant in that suit, and yet he moved as if the horse were part of him.
She was surprised to see three people within, none of whom looked like they fit in the refined, elegant spaces of the parlor.
That goes for the closed doors of people's minds and thoughts as well as their elegant houses.
The facility was clean and elegant with crisp light emanating from glowing orbs on the walls.
He was so elegant in a suit and so masculine in western attire.
Ensconced lights glowed in the midday, and antique furniture, rare paintings, elegant marble sculptures befitting a museum, silk Persian rugs underfoot, and many other priceless displays of prestige lined the wide hall.
Their craftsmanship is proved by the large cinerary urns, by the jugs with wide, deeply ribbed, scientifically fixed handles, and by vessels and vases as elegant in form and light in weight as any that have been since produced at Murano.
Leo was dignified in appearance and elegant in speech, manners and writing.
Some species have rather elegant blossoms, known to the settlers as " wattle."
61, p. 444), and the instrument contains many elegant mechanical and optical details due to Horace Darwin and Messrs Zeiss respectively.
This fact naturally led to his crediting himself with many discoveries which he afterwards found had been already established, often by more direct and elegant processes than his own.
Instead of reading Aristotle and other naturalists, people went for information to commonplace books like those of Aelian, in which scraps of folk-lore, travellers' tales and fragments of misapprehended science were set forth in an elegant style.
The light and elegant tower (Torre del Mangla) soaring from one side of the palace was begun in 1338 and finished after 1348, and the chapel standing at its foot, raised at the expense of the Opera del Duomo as a public thank-offering after the plague of 1348, begun in 1352 and completed in 1376.
Bordeaux lowered the glasses and shrugged in a way that was both elegant and masculine.
The Scotch collie is lighter and more elegant, and has a sharper muzzle.
He was that absent-minded crank, a grand seigneur husband who was in no one's way, and far from spoiling the high tone and general impression of the drawing room, he served, by the contrast he presented to her, as an advantageous background to his elegant and tactful wife.
She had changed her gown for a house dress as fresh and elegant as the other.
The color scheme was simple, but was turning out elegant the way the women worked with it.
Maximum, grows in wet sandy declivities by railway embankments or streams, &c., and is remarkable for its beauty, due to the abundance of its elegant branches and the alternately green and white appearance of the stem.
The beetles are elegant insects with long, slender legs, running quickly, and flying in the sunshine.
The large branches droop, like those of the Norway spruce, but the sprays are much lighter and more slender, rendering the tree one of the most elegant of the conifers, especially when young.
The European town is situated at the bottom of a beautiful reach of the Hugli, with clean wide thoroughfares, and many elegant residences along the river-bank.
2 From the fundamental principle of virtual velocities, which thus acquired a new significance, Lagrange deduced, with the aid of the calculus of variations, the whole system of mechanical truths, by processes so elegant, lucid and harmonious as to constitute, in Sir William Hamilton's words, "a kind of scientific poem."
3) make it not incredible that the purity of his style - which is rather elegant than original and strongly marked - is in large measure the fruit of literary culture.
The city is adorned by many other noble edifices both public and private, among which the following palaces may be mentionedTolomei (1205); Buonsignori, formerly Tegliacci, an elegant 14thcentury construction, restored in 1848; Grottanelli, formerly Pecci and anciently the residence of the captain of war, recently restored in its original style; Sansedoni; Marsilii; Piccolomini, now belonging to the Government and containing the state archives;1 Piccolomini delle Papesse, like the other Piccolomini mansion,.
The long-sought cause of the "great inequality" of Jupiter and Saturn was found in the near approach to commensurability of their mean motions; it was demonstrated in two elegant theorems, independently of any except the most general considerations as to mass, that the mutual action of the planets could never largely affect the eccentricities and inclinations of their orbits; and the singular peculiarities detected by him in the Jovian system were expressed in the so-called "laws of Laplace."
He also showed that every equation of an even degree must have at least one real quadratic factor, reduced the solution of linear differential equations to definite integrals, and furnished an elegant method by which the linear partial differential equation of the second order might be solved.
The Letters are brilliantly written - full of elegant wisdom, of keen wit, of admirable portrait-painting, of exquisite observation and deduction.
The vases made by him are as elegant in form as the best of the Cinquecento period, but may perhaps be distinguished by the superior purity and brilliancy of the glass.
The body-wall is extensively calcified in the Cyclostomata and in most Cheilostomata, which may form elegant network-like colonies, as in the unilaminar genus Retepora, or may consist of wavy anastomosing plates, as in the bilaminar Lepralia foliacea of the British coasts, specimens of which may have a diameter of many inches.
They entered the elegant, newly decorated, and luxurious dining room.
The more elegant version (known as the common edition) differs but slightly from the Spanish.
The classic, white-linen dining room is elegant, service is impeccable, and the steaks--hand-selected, aged and grilled to perfection--are the best you'll ever sink your teeth into.
The dining room is elegant and intimate. 1042 Northern Blvd.
Roslyn, NY 11576(516) 403-4400bistrocitron.com Il Mulino Il Mulino in Roslyn is an elegant Italian restaurant that is one of several in an international chain.
Canandaigua, NY(585) 394-8810eddieobriens.net Schooners Restaurant Schooners Restaurant is a casually elegant restaurant.
The restaurants in Canandaigua can be relaxed and casual or a bit more on the elegant side and there are enough of them so you can have a different dining experience each night.
Legal Sea Foods Located only steps from the famous Quincy Market, Legal Sea Foods offers a wide selection of fresh seafood, an elegant atmosphere and impeccable service for an unforgettable first-class dining experience.
After a day spent enjoying the scenic views of Mount Washington, relax with a hearty meal In one of North Conway's cozy, hospitable restaurants. 1785 Inn The 1785 Inn is a traditional New England inn boasting an elegant, relaxing atmosphere.
In addition to some of the best skiing, hiking and snowshoeing, the area also features elegant, welcoming New England-style dining.
Its desserts are known throughout the world for their stunning appearance and unmatchable taste, and Le Bar Lyonnais on the lower level is open for a before-dinner cocktail or simply for an elegant happy hour.
Chicago, IL 60614(773) 477-1500 Ben Pao Ben Pao is known for its elegant decoration with pillars, gold sculpted walls and waterfalls.
Auburn, New York 13021(315) 253-4885lascas.com Bistro One A restaurant that describes itself as "casual elegant", Bistro One is located in historic downtown Auburn and serves contemporary American dishes.
The dining area is simple and elegant, featuring tapestries of Buddha.
Pittsburgh, PA 15212(412) 231-1899maxsalleghenytavern.com Eichenkranz This elegant 17th-century restaurant is situated 130 miles from Cumberland and provides diners with sumptuous German fare.
Whether you're in the mood for an elegant meal or a quick snack, you can get it on Burlington's waterfront.
Dining on the Boardwalk Family-owned and operated, Avon Pavilion offers a fun, casual atmosphere by day and a romantic, elegant ambiance by dinnertime.
A Taste of Italy With its lengthy wine list, an elegant dining room and outdoor seating, il Michelangelo is family-owned and operated.
Chef Ethan Stowell prepares dinner nightly in this relaxing but elegant downtown Seattle restaurant.
The Roadhouse28730 S Highway 125Afton, OK 74331-2781(918) 257-8185 Mahogany Prime If you want an elegant steak experience, Mahogany Prime is the place to get it in Tulsa.
You can come here for a quick bite or sample their wine list and the chef's specialties if you are in need of a more elegant dining affair.
Summit Brick Oven Pizza & Catering21 Union PlSummit, NJ 07901(908)598-0045summitbrickoven.com Fiorino Ristorante Cuisine from Tuscany is served at this Zagat-rated elegant, gourmet restaurant.
Get Romantic at Dora's Quaint yet elegant, Dora's Restaurant offers a taste of Italy with modern touches, and perfect for special occasions or taking a first date.
Alfano's Restaurant1702 Clearwater Largo RoadClearwater, FL 33756(727) 584-2125www.alfanosrestaurant.com Ponte's Tuscano Grill Enjoy an authentic Italian meal at this elegant restaurant that offers a full menu of rustic Italian favorites.
The family-run restaurant has an elegant atmosphere, outdoor seating available, and a cozy bar for a more casual experience.
Providing an elegant, yet comfortable, atmosphere, the service at La Cremaillere is impeccable, and its wine list is extensive.
The atmosphere and style is elegant and yet casual with leather seats, wood tables and white tablecloths.
They are well known for their club-like atmosphere on the bar side of the building and for their elegant catering that has made many weddings and parties so memorable.
Birch River Grill The contemporary Birch River Grill is a cozy and elegant homespun feel, serving American cuisine, featuring USDA prime choice cut steaks.
Indigo Marsh With both a sound-side porch and a waterfront porch, Indigo Marsh creates an elegant and relaxed atmosphere for diners.
The atmosphere is elegant and the dress code is casual.
Ruth's Chris Steakhouse Located just 20 minutes south of Deltona, Ruth's Chris Steakhouse is famous for its traditional steaks, seafood and chops and elegant atmosphere.
Tasteful and elegant, Vincent's serves traditional Italian fare fresh and cooked to order.
The dining room is romantic and elegant, highlighted by a fireplace that is cozy in the winter.
Abis Japanese Traditional Cuisine381 Greenwich Avenue Greenwich, CT 06830(203) 862-9100 abisjapanese.com Polpo Restaurant Open for lunch and dinner service seven days a week, Polpo offers a unique and elegant dining experience to its patrons.
La Vina has a quiet, elegant atmosphere, but not overly formal.
Raga Indian Restaurant130 Old Town RoadEast Setauket, NY (631) 689-7274ragali.com Taz Tandoor Taz Tandoor is an elegant, soothing restaurant.
Another ship, the Odyssey, can accommodate up to 700 passengers on an elegant cruise, and the Mystic Blue offers the most affordable of the dining cruise options.
Featuring a menu of high-end treasures, such as warm hazelnut-crusted goat cheese salads, filet mignon, baked salmon, and vegetable risotto, the Mountain View Brassiere offers an elegant and engaging dining experience.
MastorisRoutes 130 and 206Bordentown, NJ 08505(609) 298-8529mastoris.com/ Jester's Cafe The Jester's Cafe offers casual dining in an elegant atmosphere that includes a cozy bar and window seats looking onto a quaint main street.
Tampa, FL 33605(813) 242-4545acropolistaverna.com Byblos Café Byblos Café offers a variety of Greek and Mediterranean dishes in an elegant yet relaxed setting.
French Lick, IN 47432(812) 936-4220http://www.tberryscafe.com/index.php 1875: The Steakhouse This upscale, elegant steakhouse at the French Lick Springs Hotel has soaring windows, creamy, white colors, and white linen-clothed table settings.
The lower portion of the building is a French restaurant with a mix of classical and modern French decor that is elegant, upscale and romantic.
The "elegant" atmosphere of the dining room is fancy, without being pretentious, and the special tasting menu is luxe to say the least.
Tsuru Sushi Restaurants303 N Orchard St,Boise, Idaho 83706(208) 323-8822A local favorite, TASTE caters to a young and elegant crowd.
The Summit offers contemporary American fare in a casual but elegant atmosphere.
Many of these fine dining establishments offer a casually elegant ambiance and wine selection to appease the most discerning sommelier.
A live jazz band every Friday evening after 7 p.m. adds to the elegant atmosphere of the steakhouse.
Jensen, who has twice cooked at New York City's James Beard House, emphasizes service as much as the fare at this elegant eatery, with a sommelier on hand to recommend the perfect wine for each dish.
The atmosphere is elegant, and understated, with quiet but efficient service.
Open Monday through Saturday at 5:30pm your meal is served in an elegant dining room that has been recently restored.
Enjoy the lifestyle of the golden era with: elegant dining rooms, ballrooms, theatres and lounges.
Druid Hills Road provides Malaysian and Thai cuisine in an elegant setting.
For those who prefer meat while surrounded by elegant décor, the Porter House New York is an appropriate choice.
Farestart Farestart's menu changes seasonally and features elegant "American favorites" and a variety of delicious sandwiches and salads.
Louis, MO 63103(314) 241-8989vindeset.com/ Truffles Enjoy fine dining in an elegant steakhouse when you dine at Truffles.
The small and elegant restaurant is perfect for a special night out or a romantic evening.
Alinea, Charlie Trotter's and Everest consistently top lists of the country's most elegant eateries; famous for exquisite food and a spectacular dining experience, these restaurants have certainly earned their place at the top.
One of the best parts about Chicago is its diverse restaurant culture; it is home to some of the most elegant restaurants in America.
The Copeland serves eclectic, elegant and sumptuous Signature New American Cuisine.
The Copeland Restaurant: Morristown After a leisurely stroll along the Revolutionary War trails in Morristown, be sure to plan an evening of elegant dining at the Copeland Restaurant in the Westin Governor Morris Hotel.
Donatello offers meals that start with smoked salmon, carpaccio or other elegant entrees.
Whether you're looking for a quick panini for lunch or an elegant evening dining experience, San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood has the Italian restaurant to fit your needs.
Boston, MA 02111(617) 654-9900 No. 9 Park No. 9 Park is a European-style restaurant located in an elegant townhouse on Beacon Hill overlooking Boston Common.
Patrons will dine in an elegant environment accentuated by subdued colors, theater-style lighting, oversized mirrors, beautiful floral displays and a maple-top bar.
After walking or biking through the reservation, come back in "casual elegant" attire to enjoy American cuisine with French innovations served a la carte.
Boston Park Plaza50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02166(617) 426 2000 www.bostonparkplaza.com Boston Lenox Hotel Built in 1900, the Boston Lenox hotel masterfully fuses elegant tradition with modern sensibility.
Harborside Inn of Boston 185 State Street, Boston Massachusetts 02109(888) 723-7565www.harborsideinnboston.com Boston Park Plaza The Boston Park Plaza is an elegant, rather expensive hotel which was built back in 1927.
He specializes in traditional French fare, served in an elegant dining room.
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Evelyn was splendidly dressed in blues and greens, her elegant shape clad in a very earthly, off the shoulder dress.
The whole arrangement is elegant and ingenious.
Several of its churches are architecturally interesting, especially the Madonna delle Lacrime (1487) outside the town, the elegant early Renaissance architecture of which resembles that of the Madonna del Calcinaio at Cortona, and most of them (and also the municipal picture gallery) contain paintings by artists of the Umbrian school - notably Lo Spagna, a pupil of Perugino.
The value and interest of the Perceval romances stand very high, not alone for their intrinsic merit, though that is considerable - Chretien's Perceval, though not his best poem, is a favourable specimen of his work, and von Eschenbach's Parzival, though less elegant in style, is by far the most humanly interesting, and at the same time, most deeply spiritual, of the Grail romances - but also for the interest of the subject matter.
Of his decorative paintings, the best known are the elegant compositions (in spirit fresco) on the walls of the Victoria and Albert Museum, representing "The Industrial Arts of War and Peace."
Nearly allied is the jumping Antechinomys laniger, of East Central Australia, an elegant mouse-like creature, with large oval ears, elongated limbs, a long and tufted tail and no first hind toe.
That admiration for an empire of more than two hundred millions of men, where not one had the right to call himself free; that effeminate philosophy which has more praise for luxury and pleasures than for all the virtues; that style always elegant and never energetic, reveal at the most the elector of Hanover's slave."
Poggio, it may be observed, was a fluent and copious writer in the Latin tongue, but not an elegant scholar.
Since the 13th century the snake, under Gothic influence, developed into a boldly designed tendril set with leaves, which usually encircled a figure or group of figures, and the knob dividing shaft and crook into an elegant chapel (6 and 7).
Before the English visit Voltaire had been an elegant trifler, an adept in the forms of literature popular in French society, a sort of superior Dorat or Boufflers of earlier growth.
Apart from his redoubtable powers as a controversialist, Philoxenus deserves commemoration as a scholar, an elegant writer, and an exponent of practical Christianity.
Her eyes fell to the entryway in front of the elegant building in which she stayed, then to the street further down, where several forms moved from beneath a canopy, trailed by a shadow darker than night.
He assumed Cynthia Byrne was a few minutes late, but when he descended the stairs, there she sat, opposite Fred O'Connor, who was decked out in an elegant blue pinstripe suit complete with pocket handkerchief and bow tie.
As the first example of the group may be taken the elegant little long-snouted phalanger (Tarsipes rostratus, fig.
Other apologies are by Aristides (recently recovered in translation), Athenagoras (" elegant "), Eusebius of Caesarea, Cyril of Alexandria; in Latin by Minucius Felix, Tertullian (a masculine spirit and phrase-coiner like T.
The (Roman Catholic) church of St Theobald (1351) is an elegant specimen of Gothic, and has a remarkably fine tower (1450-1516), 266 ft.
And in more regular whorls than those of the Norway spruce; and, though the lower ones become bent to a horizontal position, they do not droop, so that the tree has a much less elegant appearance.
It was more fully developed in his Traite des fluides, published in 1744, in which he gave simple and elegant solutions of problems relating to the equilibrium and motion of fluids.
Cornubiense is a very elegant plant with finely-divided fronds; var.
Samuel Johnson, who was not perhaps the best judge in the world, pronounced his manners to have been " exquisitely elegant "; yet as a courtier he was utterly worsted by Robert Walpole, whose manners were anything but refined, and even by Newcastle.
In order to determine the motion of each stratum, he employed the principle of the conservatio virium vivarum, and obtained very elegant solutions.
And I wouldn't be sitting here in this elegant room, listening to classical guitar music and sipping manhattans with the light of my life, Dean thought.