His face was flushed and his eyes were bright.
Her cheeks flushed hot with blood.
She stopped and glanced up at his flushed face.
She flushed despite herself.
She flushed and glanced at Jule, who was covering a smile with his hand.
She flushed and looked down.
She smiled, blue eyes twinkling above round flushed cheeks.
The countess' face flushed hotly, but she said nothing.
She stood very still for a moment, and it was evident from her face, which was flushed and troubled, that a struggle was going on in her mind.
Her face was flushed from exertion and anger.
His gaze was calm and intense, and she flushed beneath his scrutiny.
At the ladies' end an even chatter of voices was heard all the time, at the men's end the voices sounded louder and louder, especially that of the colonel of hussars who, growing more and more flushed, ate and drank so much that the count held him up as a pattern to the other guests.
When she heard this Sonya blushed so that tears came into her eyes and, unable to bear the looks turned upon her, ran away into the dancing hall, whirled round it at full speed with her dress puffed out like a balloon, and, flushed and smiling, plumped down on the floor.
In Pierre's presence his face always shone with pleasure and he flushed and was breathless when Pierre spoke to him.
If I flushed hundred dollar bills down the toilet, the city of Cleveland would run out of water before I went broke.
He turned to see the young man's face flushed this time with anger, his eyes glittering.
Jessi flushed, cursing him under her breath.
Jonny flushed at his tone.
Her body flushed, her blood pounding.
She flushed, her beautiful eyes grew dim, red blotches came on her face, and it took on the unattractive martyrlike expression it so often wore, as she submitted herself to Mademoiselle Bourienne and Lise.
Her face flushed hotly.
Jule's shaking had stopped, and he looked pale rather than flushed from a fever.
The honey eyes were intent, his face flushed from exertion.
As if on cue, the flushed cook returned for her plate, and Daniela ordered the brandy and two glasses.
Her face flushed, and when her mother attempted to take the bag from her, she grew very angry.
The youth's eyes were wide and bright, his skin flushed with health.
Her face flushed the way he knew it would.
She followed him and stood several feet away, face flushed with different emotions this time: anger and embarrassment.
Her bronze curls were captured in a ponytail, her face flushed from his bite and her gray eyes glittering with anger that made him want to sweep her up and kiss her until the dazed look returned.
Her features were flushed, her eyes large.
She flushed, no doubt recalling his first bite.
Escaping from her father she ran to hide her flushed face in the lace of her mother's mantilla--not paying the least attention to her severe remark--and began to laugh.
One was snatched out before my eyes... and there were women who had their things snatched off and their earrings torn out... he flushed and grew confused.
She started, flushed, and sighed deeply.
Darian flushed and looked down guiltily.
Bianca flushed and cleared her throat.
Her lips were red and her features flushed from the fever.
Deidre's face flushed with heat.
Darkyn's mate flushed and cleared her throat.
As soon as she sat, another woman in similar robes with a flushed face appeared, serving tray in hand.
The second woman with the flushed face returned with a plate heaped with half a cooked chicken smelling of garlic and spices, rice, and fried plantains.
Katie flushed without answering.
She flushed and pulled her T-shirt over her bare legs, resting her chin on her knees.
His face was flushed, but his walk was as fluid as always.
She flushed and rose, visibly frustrated once more.
Her cheeks were flushed, her body unlike those of the models he normally took to bed.
She flushed and tugged her chin away from his grip.
Brandon flushed, confirming the instinct that he wasn't as pure as his cousin thought.
He was somewhat flushed with the wine and the drive.
No, I can't describe it, she had said, flushed and excited.
Her face was flushed, her eyes sparkling from the exertion.
Lana flushed at the matter-of-fact tone Mike, Kelli's husband, took.
His skin flushed under the dark tan.
She flushed and rubbed her face.
The toilet flushed and Ethel returned, proceeded in the darkness by the tiny pinpoint light of her cigarette.
Her eyes were filled with tears and her face felt flushed.
She gazed at him, lips parted and face flushed.
She met his gaze with a nod, and they looked at each other until her face flushed.
At the amusement in his voice, she flushed.
"If I win the deal, will you return my power?" she asked, face flushed.
He loved that look, where her lips were plump from kissing and her cheeks flushed.
She turned to see him motion her towards the jungle surrounding the lake. His clothing was torn, and blood stained his skin. He appeared to have been running; his boots were covered in mud that had splashed to his thighs, and his face was flushed.
The Black God's face flushed.
Rissa looked up at him, face flushed.
It's got like … oh, Ashley flushed.
Jessi's body was supple and relaxed in his arms, her gray eyes wide and her features flushed.
Jessi flushed, her insides burning even hotter.
Her body flushed hot.
Ashley's face flushed, and she pushed past Xander.
She flushed, as much from the fire building within her as his words.
"Tell Consalvi," wrote the conqueror, still flushed with Austerlitz, "that if he loves his country he must either resign or do what I demand."
With the rise and fall of the tide the discharge pipes are flushed at the bottom.
Still flushed with their victory under Dundee, and animated by bitterest hatred of their Whiggamore foes, the Highlanders assaulted the position of the Covenanters, who were 1200 strong, with the most desperate valour.
The affair seems to have been well planned up to a certain point, and well executed; but the Athenian van, flushed with a first success, their ranks broken and disordered by a pursuit of the enemy over rough ground, were repulsed with great loss by a body of heavy-armed Boeotians, and driven back in disorder.
long, constructed in 1888, water is pumped by means of one of the largest single pumps in the world from the lake into the upper Milwaukee river, which is thus completely flushed by fresh water every twenty-four hours.
Then, though flushed quite as suddenly, it will fly round the intruder, at times almost hovering over his head.
When flushed it rises without alarm-cry, and flies heavily.
In 1530 the emperor, flushed with success in Italy and at peace with his foreign foes, came to Germany with the express intention of putting an end to heresy.
Whether effected entirely by action on the nerve terminals, or by an additional influence upon the vaso-motor centre in the medulla oblongata, atropine certainly causes extreme dilatation of the blood-vessels, so much so that the skin becomes flushed and there may appear, after large doses, an erythematous rash, which must be carefully distinguished, in cases of supposed belladonna poisoning, from that of scarlet fever: more especially as the temperature may be elevated and the pulse is very rapid in both conditions.
He was at the head of 100,000 men, well organized and flushed with victory; the Ottoman army survived only as demoralized rabble.
von Grafe, first saw the fundus of the living human eye, with its optic disc and blood-vessels, his face flushed with excitement, and he cried, "Helmholtz has unfolded to us a new world!"
They burst into his bedroom after supping together and when flushed with drink.
The concentration upon the city of a large garrison flushed with victory, and eager to emulate the vanquished foe in works of peace, and vie with them in luxury, was an incentive to Berliners to put forth all their energy.
as a winged youth, slumbering in a standing attitude, his legs crossed, his countenance flushed with wine, his head - which is sunk upon his breast - crowned with dewy flowers, his left hand feebly grasping a hunting spear, his right an inverted torch.
A burly redhead who towered over her, his face was flushed from the heat of the warm pub.
She flushed, wondering how many people were interested in her fate.
Her face flushed, but she didn't lose the look of resolution in her features.
It's got like â€¦ oh, Ashley flushed.
The graft is also flushed from above to make sure there is no clot prior to completing the anastomosis.
Maroon is the color of burgundy wines and flushed cheeks and smacked bottoms and port and gout and winter uniforms.
draining the coolant ensured that any accumulated rubbish in the system from the years out of service was also flushed out.
The sky on the horizon should be flushed crimson, gradually shaded off, changing to blue at the top.
A Gray Wagtail flew up the river and from a roadside ditch we flushed a Little Crake.
drinkable water we use at home is flushed down the toilet!
flushed crimson, gradually shaded off, changing to blue at the top.
flushed down the loo!
flushed down the toilet?
Land through which water from prawn farms was flushed is rendered infertile.
He let his head loll from side to side, soothing his flushed cheeks on the cold metal.
Rock in superb form took a young pheasant that was nicely pointed and flushed by Spencer.
Even natural wood preservatives should not be flushed away.
Once in place, the needle should be checked for proper positioning by manipulation of the femur, and flushed with heparinised saline.
The area is a predominantly shallow, well flushed, fully saline, partially enclosed, temperate sea.
Northern species include yellow saxifrage Saxifraga aizoides and hair sedge Carex capillaris, both of which are locally abundant in flushed grasslands at Inchrory.
Ian flushed scarlet, and it looked for a moment as if there might be a fight.
The Arab soldiery, flushed with the glory and fruits of victory, were spread all over the Empire.
hairy stonecrop Sedum villosum occurs where scree is flushed by springs.
swarthy face flushed, her eyes full of contempt and regret.
The delicate pink - flushed white flowers of chickweed wintergreen will be in flower through to August.
"You're first!" cried Ilyin, flushed.
A vein in the young man's long thin neck swelled like a cord and went blue behind the ear, and suddenly his face flushed.
He flushed crimson, left her side, and paced up and down the room.
Oh, Mary, don't remind me of it! and again he flushed.
Countess Mary looked round, saw little Andrew following her, felt that Sonya was right, and for that very reason flushed and with evident difficulty refrained from saying something harsh.
He flushed and went up to Nicholas.
He pointed his fingers, his cheeks flushed and he seemed to quiver with emotion.
Hairy stonecrop Sedum villosum occurs where scree is flushed by springs.
She stood, amazed and confused, her swarthy face flushed, her eyes full of contempt and regret.
His skin flushed beet red and he started yelling before his anger escalated into a true homicidal rage.
Jump into the pool, or put your pants through the wash, and you have essentially flushed $200 (or more) down the toilet.
We took her to a vet that flushed out her nasal passage, as well as did a scoping to look for nasal polyps but none were found.
Swheat Scoop® (a litter Ruthie uses), is a wheat-based litter that is safe for cats and can be flushed down a toilet since it helps the environment while not hurting it.
While clay litter may end up in the landfill, flushable litter uses gallons of water each time it is flushed.
There is growing concern that parasites carried by cats (and flushed) could be contributing to the decline of sea otters, as well.
By using corn, the company has created a biodegradable litter thath can be flushed down the toilet (even used with septic tanks) or recycled as mulch.
Any waste from your cat is turned into liquid with a special solution and flushed down the drain.
If the clumps of litter and urine are flushed, they can block plumbing.
This in turn allows toxins to be flushed from the body more quickly.
Chicken soup - Granny's old stand-by helps replenish the salt, potassium and other soluble nutrients that have been flushed out of your body.
Sports drinks - Chugging down sports drinks will not only hydrate your body, but also replace some of the glucose and other water-soluble nutrients that are flushed out of your system along with the toxins.
Amino acids - Replenishing the amino acids that are flushed from the system helps to repair the ravages of a hangover.
Deadly nightshade is used for various types of infections, particularly if someone is flushed or feverish.
Make sure all toilets are flushed (especially if you have kids, they are more likely to forget).
This gives you a healthy, "flushed" glow.
Flushed cheeks are a sign of youth, vitality and radiance.
The promise of flawless skin, a fuller pout, longer lashes and naturally flushed cheeks is irresistible.
Blushing is a radiant, girlish pink that's beautiful on a winter evening - I love it with glossy, red lips for an intensely flushed look.
While I expected something more akin to red blotches, I was pleased to see that my skin looked vibrant, fresh and naturally flushed.
Nearly naked lips, just flushed cheekbones and dark, red carpet-worthy eyes are a recipe for dramatic decadence.
CAB: I think that when you select a cheek color, you want it to look like you just ran around your house ten times and whatever color your cheeks have flushed to, that's about the right color.
You want a soft, rosy glow that imitates slightly flushed skin.
Choose a foundation or tinted moisturizer to even out your skin tone, and choose a natural looking blush close to the color of your cheeks when they are slightly flushed (peach or pink tones work well for most girls).
It is generally thought that they function by giving one of their own electrons to the free radicals, either neutralizing them or releasing them so they can be flushed from the body as waste product.
At the same time, most experience heavy limbs, warm flushed skin, and dry mouth.
In addition to the movies above, he provided voiceover work for two animated films, Flushed Away and Happy Feet.
Your toddler will be competing against many other equally flushed, blushed, sprayed, gleaming and utterly beaming toddlerettes who want to win top prizes to nearly the same extent as their mothers.
The flower-clusters appear in May and June upon short woolly stalks, the small white flowers flushed with pink, and succeeded by bright scarlet berries.
Heavenly Bamboo (Nandina) - N. domestica is a distinct and graceful shrub with dark leathery leaves, often flushed with red towards autumn.
The variety M. g. rosea, white flushed with rose, is pretty and distinct.
There are also C. leptosepala, a Californian kind, and C. purpurascens, distinct and handsome, about 1 foot high, with purplish stems, and bright orange flowers, the outside of the petals flushed with a purplish tinge.
R. ciliicalyx is another charming plant with even larger white flowers flushed with rose, but it is untried as to hardiness.
G. viridifolia, a dwarfer plant with smaller flowers, white flushed with lilac, is also grown, and between this and G.
L. formosanum, the variety from Formosa, has its flowers ribbed and flushed with rosybrown; they are somewhat smaller in size than the type.
At certain times and in certain soils the sepals are flushed with rose-color.
Delicata - Flowers flushed with pale rose.
In hot sunlight they sometimes come flushed with rose.
Delta Monitor puts an end to an icy blast of cold water when a washing machine is turned on or being scalded whenever a toilet is flushed.
Others around you will note your flushed face, which is often accompanied by profuse perspiration.
Sweating - The sleeper might be sweating all over and may appear flushed as if they have been running.
The skin takes on a dry and flushed appearance.
Scarlet fever, also known as scarlatina, gets its name from the fact that the patient's skin, especially on the cheeks, is flushed.
In scarlet fever, the skin around the mouth tends to be pale, while the cheeks are flushed.
It is not recommended that it be flushed down a toilet.
The person's complexion is normal or flushed.
Special drops are used to soften the wax, and the ears are flushed with water.
Any burn to the eye must be similarly flushed with water.
Deep puncture wounds should be flushed with a catheter and soapy water.
Red hair color, for example, will accentuate ruddy skin and may make it seem too flushed.
That means it is very difficult to overdose, as any excess vitamins, ie. whatever the body doesn't need, is simply flushed out.
Water-soluble vitamins, on the other hand, are readily absorbed and flushed right out if you get too much.
Some vitamins are water-soluble, meaning any excess intake is flushed out next time you go to the bathroom.
Some vitamins, especially the water-soluble vitamins like B and C, typically range way above 100 percent, but that's okay since any excess intake is merely flushed out next time you use the bathroom.
Some vitamins, like C or B vitamins, can be chugged to your heart's delight; what you don't need is flushed out, and the worst you'll probably experience is an upset stomach.
This is because an excess of fat soluble vitamins is not flushed out in your urine as water soluble vitamins are.
Common side effects of taking too much niacin to lower cholesterol would be cramping in your arms and legs and a flushed appearance.
Unlike other vitamins in which excess intake is dissolved and flushed out of the body as urine, fat-soluble vitamins dissolve in fat and are stored in the body.
Excess amounts of this nutrients are simply flushed through the kidneys into the urine without any known toxic effects.
His skin might be flushed or red or he might start sweating.
With a potty seat, children are actually using the toilet, so the fruits of their efforts can simply be flushed away.
Cayce's face became flushed, and his chest area turned red.
The needle can be flushed with sterilized water when changing ink colors.
Once broken down into smaller particles, the body's own white cells would carry the pigments away to be flushed out of the system.
That way any remaining dirt will automatically be flushed out.
During the first phase of the diet plan impurities are flushed from your body.
Fasting is quite simply abstaining from solid foods for a while, giving your digestive system a chance to rest and toxins to be flushed out.
As body fat is used for fuel during a fast, the toxins normally stored therein are released into the bloodstream and eventually flushed out.
The rest of the sound, including drums, is flushed out with session musicians.
Ever covet that flushed look you get after running a few miles on the treadmill?
Your skin may look flushed or red during your healing time.
It usually begins as pre-rosacea, a tendency to blush or look flushed.
Her cheeks flushed again and in her desperate search for something to explain her preoccupation, she plunged into the subject of the curtains.
She flushed, sensing he wasn't talking about knives and guns.
His gaze went lower, and she flushed again as he looked her over.
She flushed and looked him over, then took a step back in to the living room.
She flushed again as she always did, and he crossed to her, resting his hands on her thighs as he leaned his hips against the counter between her knees.
Her flawless face was flushed, her breathing quick.
She flushed and stood.
She flushed and looked away.
She flushed at his gentle chiding.
She flushed, grateful Gabriel wasn't able to see her face.
The lab rat flushed but saluted and ducked out of the room.
Kiera flushed and looked away.
When he withdrew, she weaved against him, face flushed and eyes glazed.
Her face was flushed from the fight with Jenn while her trim body was close enough for her breasts to rub his arm when she breathed in.
The woman's features were flushed, the man gesturing in Taran's general direction.
His casual regard lingered on her long legs and returned to her flushed face.
Her face was flushed, her blue eyes bright.
Hardly had Boris gone than Sonya, flushed, in tears, and muttering angrily, came in at the other door.
She caught the young officer by his cuffs, and a look of solemnity and fear appeared on her flushed face.
Several officers, with flushed and weary faces, were sitting at the table eating and drinking.
Mademoiselle Bourienne flushed, and gave the princess a frightened look.
Rostov flushed up on noticing this, but he did not care, this was a mere stranger.
He was slightly flushed after galloping two miles, and reining in his horse he sighed restfully and looked round at the faces of his suite, young and animated as his own.
Denisov, flushed after the mazurka and mopping himself with his handkerchief, sat down by Natasha and did not leave her for the rest of the evening.
He was flushed and bathed in perspiration, though the room was not hot.
Pierre flushed and, hurriedly putting his legs down from the bed, bent forward toward the old man with a forced and timid smile.
Two officers with flushed faces, looking cheerful and happy, passed by Rostov.
When she heard of his arrival she almost ran into the drawing room, flushed and beaming with a more than cordial smile.
She, having raised her head, was looking up at him, flushed and evidently trying to master her rapid breathing.
Pierre saw how Prince Andrew asked her something and how she flushed as she replied.
Flushed and agitated she went about the house all that day, dry-eyed, occupied with most trivial matters as if not understanding what awaited her.
On its long back sat Daniel, hunched forward, capless, his disheveled gray hair hanging over his flushed, perspiring face.
Anisya Fedorovna flushed, and drawing her kerchief over her face went laughing out of the room.
The corked eyebrows and mustaches were smeared over the perspiring, flushed, and merry faces.
Princess Mary flushed and ran out of the room.
Agitated and flushed she turned round.
Only after she had reached home was Natasha able clearly to think over what had happened to her, and suddenly remembering Prince Andrew she was horrified, and at tea to which all had sat down after the opera, she gave a loud exclamation, flushed, and ran out of the room.
Pierre did not know how to refer to Anatole and flushed at the thought of him--"did you love that bad man?"
The colonel of the Polish uhlans, a handsome old man, flushed and, fumbling in his speech from excitement, asked the aide-de-camp whether he would be permitted to swim the river with his uhlans instead of seeking a ford.
The Emperor moved forward evidently wishing to end the conversation, but the flushed and excited Italian, oblivious of decorum, followed him and continued to speak.
She spoke rapidly and did not notice how Pierre flushed at her words.
At this moment, Petya, to whom nobody was paying any attention, came up to his father with a very flushed face and said in his breaking voice that was now deep and now shrill:
Petya stopped short, flushed till he perspired, but still got out the words, "when our Fatherland is in danger."
Agitated and flushed she paced the room, sending now for Michael Ivanovich and now for Tikhon or Dron.
The young officer, with his face still more flushed, commanded the men more scrupulously than ever.
The officer came nearer and suddenly his face flushed crimson.
The Emperor's mild and handsome face was flushed and his eyes gleamed with resolution and anger.
Nicholas also noticed that look and, as if understanding it, flushed with pleasure and began to kiss the boy with good natured playfulness.
"Put that down, that's bad... very bad," sternly remarked the general with the white mustache and red flushed face.
They all had their coats unbuttoned and were standing in a semicircle with flushed and animated faces, laughing loudly.
He flushed joyfully yet with painful distress.
Pierre suddenly flushed crimson and for a long time tried not to look at Natasha.
They both tiptoed around the sexual attraction between them, and her face was flushed again.
His accusation and fury were plain on his flushed face.
On Konovnitsyn's handsome, resolute face with cheeks flushed by fever, there still remained for an instant a faraway dreamy expression remote from present affairs, but then he suddenly started and his face assumed its habitual calm and firm appearance.
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