How to use Imperfections in a sentence
Even the slightest skin imperfections had disappeared.
You know you're doing wrong, but you sort of admit to your own imperfections.
Dust and other particles can scratch the surface of your disk, causing imperfections in copying and playback.
With great imperfections, this study in Miltonic blank verse displays the genius of a poet, in spite of a curious obscurity both of thought and style.
The imperfections of the thermopile, with which he began his work, led him, about 1880, to the invention of the bolometer, an instrument of extraordinary delicacy, which in its most refined form is believed to be capable of detecting a change of temperature amounting to less than one-hundred-millionth of a degree Centigrade.Advertisement
The universal or infinite is one that realizes itself in finite particular minds and wills, not as accidents or imperfections of it, but as its essential form.
The school systems of all the provinces are, in spite of certain imperfections, efficient and well-equipped, that of Ontario being especially celebrated.
In these conditions the machinery of government, despite its many imperfections and anomalies, worked smoothly.
To take a simple case, suppose a shaft supported on two bearings to carry a disk of weight W at its centre, I and let the centre of gravity of the disk be at a distance e from the axis of rotation, this small distance being due to imperfections of material or faulty construction.
In others there are imperfections in rhythm, conventionalities of language, obscurities or over-subtleties of thought, which mar the reader's enjoyment.Advertisement
Yet even the most defective poems commonly have, at least, a single verse, expressing some profound thought or tender shade of feeling, for which the sympathetic reader willingly pardons artistic imperfections in the rest.
Besides the poems mentioned above, he wrote hymns to Dante, to the Apostles, "Dio e popolo," &c. The chief merit of his work lies in the spontaneity and enthusiasm for the Italian cause which rendered it famous, in spite of certain technical imperfections, and he well deserved the epithet of "The Tyrtaeus of the Italian revolution."
Having through centuries undergone cruel injury, from technical imperfections at the outset, from disastrous atmospheric conditions, from vandalism and neglect, and most of all from unskilled repair, its remains have at last (1904-1908) been treated with a mastery of scientific resource and a tenderness of conscientious skill that have revived for ourselves and for posterity a great part of its power.
The conception of a normal harmony between the higher and lower elements of human life has begun to be disturbed, and the side of Plato's teaching that deals with the inevitable imperfections of the world of concrete experience becomes again prominent.
The mode in which Kant endeavours to show how the several portions of cognition are subjectively realized brings into the clearest light the inconsistencies and imperfections of his doctrine.Advertisement
These imperfections will harbor germs leading to a very unhygienic work surface.
With an incredibly light caress, it conceals imperfections for an even matt complexion.
Continuous Coverage SPF 15 will hide imperfections on the face.
The angle of the sunlight cast the minor imperfections on the rock surface into relief.
Something about the diamond did not form correctly, or there are tiny imperfections within the stone.Advertisement
The study has included the effects of initial imperfections, and has investigated the minor axis bending stresses that are induced.
Large and very white, my perfect teeth make up for all the other physical imperfections I have.
Some skin imperfections - albeit minor and only cosmetic in nature - can be a source of misery to many people.
It is weakened only by surface imperfections, which give everyday glass its fragile reputation.
However, training levy schemes in which the levy depends upon the wage bill are shown to address capital market imperfections only.Advertisement
Any unemployment is equilibrium unemployment and arises from labor market imperfections.
Small imperfections disappear, and even higher frequency undulations seem not to disturb it at all.
Weisse; but, whereas Weisse thought that the Hegelian structure was sound in the main, and that its imperfections might be mended, Fichte held it to be incurably defective, and spoke of it as a "masterpiece of erroneous consistency or consistent error."
Our investigations and estimates of resolving power have thus far proceeded upon the supposition that there are no optical imperfections, whether of the nature of,, a regular aberration or dependent upon irregularities of material and workmanship. In practice there will always be a certain aberration or error of phase, which we may also regard as the deviation of the actual wavesurface from its intended position.
They may briefly be summed up as a belief in one God whose most characteristic attribute is universal benevolence, in the moral government of the universe, and in a future state of man making up for the imperfections and repairing the inequalities of the present life.
Arago (Comptes rendus, xxiv., 18 47, pp. 400-402) found that in Rochon's micrometer, when the prism was approached close to the eye-piece for the measurement of very small angles, the smallest imperfections in the crystal or its surfaces were inconveniently magnified.
It is like molten glass cooled but not congealed, and the few motes in it are pure and beautiful like the imperfections in glass.
I would not want to adopt a structuralist approach, to blame the destiny of peoples on the imperfections of the international system.
Fish products should be free of imperfections, rips and tears, with eyes that are not glassy but translucent.
Inclusions are internal defects such as foreign material crystals, another diamond crystal, or structural imperfections like tiny cracks.
Combinations of a variety of impurities and structural imperfections create different diamond colors including yellow, pink, blue, red, green, brown, and other hues.
Chances are you can find a file cabinet, with slight imperfections, that will fit your needs just fine.
In most cases, you won't be able to tell if there are any imperfections with a used videotape until you get it home and pop it into your VCR.
Authentic Hamadans are woven by hand, and will have slight imperfections.
The presence of these slight imperfections doesn't mean neglect by the previous owner or poor workmanship.
The design style is unfussy, and this is one style in which imperfections are welcome.
Flat or matte finish works best for walls that are flawed and easily show imperfections.
One downfall is that it will highlight any imperfections on surfaces.
While this type of paint will further the minimalist decor, it will also highlight any imperfections on the walls and be difficult to clean.
Imperfections aren't as obvious, due to their matte appearance and poor light reflecting qualities.
Some people like to play with glossier finishes, but flat is a good idea because it doesn't reflect a lot of light and can therefore help to disguise tiny imperfections.
If you love the look of European architecture or old fashioned, hand made crafts with imperfections that create character, this color palette is worth taking a look at.
More coverage is necessary for skins with multiple imperfections and wrinkles that come with age.
Many women apply where needed, cover the imperfections, and blend with a damp sponge.
Plus, hide any imperfections you may have made while applying the liner.
It can be used to lighten teeth, reshape them, and fill in holes, cracks and imperfections.
Almost everyone would like to hide their "imperfections".
Basically a thicker makeup stick designed to cover up imperfections, women with darker skin tones can use them to hide anything from a blemish to a variation in skin tone color.
Also, make sure that you cover all those imperfections.
Apply with your fingers under your eyes, the corners of your nose, anywhere there are little imperfections.
It will help you identify imperfections and cover them quickly and easily.
Magnifying makeup mirrors serve a purpose for almost anyone who applies makeup, examines her face for imperfections or simply can't see clearly with a basic mirror.
For those who absolutely cannot afford to skip the coverage of a foundation, Stila's Illuminating Foundation will give you a healthy glow while hiding minor imperfections.
Imperfections are perfectly concealed with one of these effective cover-ups.
Many powders are just as capable of evening out the skin tone and covering up imperfections as liquid foundations are.
In addition to correcting imperfections, it softens the look of fine lines and prevents excessive melanin production (important for individuals who express concern about dark spots).
For individuals who rely on makeup specifically to cover imperfections, there's practically nothing more efficient than this product.
The ultra-fine mineral content is responsible for deflecting attention away from lines and imperfections through light dispersion, which results in a softened skin tone.
Though some brands of mineral foundation state that concealers are not necessary, don't hesitate to use a concealer if you want to cover some minor imperfections - blemishes, dark circles and redness are all best covered with concealer.
Even out any imperfections with concealer if necessary; follow with a light dusting of loose, translucent powder.
You can use it to play up your features and hide your imperfections.
On a smaller scale, you can use the makeup color chart to hide imperfections.
Use this concealer overview as a guide to covering up imperfections.
The main types of concealers are designed to cover blemishes, dark under eye circles, and facial redness or imperfections.
Nearly every makeup brand has their own products designed to cover up imperfections.
Clients tend to love airbrush makeup because even though it feels incredibly lightweight, it actually covers imperfections and evens skin tone and can last for 12 hours or more depending on the formula.
The foundation is waterproof and covers major imperfections.
Aperture features adjustment presets that can quickly fix common photo imperfections and Quick Brushes designed to handle other common editing tasks.
Irregularities or small imperfections may occur in the colors, fabrics or cuts of the material.
Performed by a dermatologist, the aluminum oxide or magnesium oxide high-pressure steam technique peels the top-most layer of skin to reduce imperfections.
For a long time, this was often equated with minor imperfections in craftsmanship.
Underlayment is used to absorb minor imperfections in the sub-floor, to deaden the noise when walking on the floor and reduce overhead sound in rooms below.
Clear cedar panels have the most uniform appearance, with almost no knots or imperfections.
Even B grade clear siding will have very few knots or other imperfections.
Typically, lower graded wood and plywood have imperfections and knots that can make them difficult to work with and may create weak spots.
Remember, the larger the tile, the more visible any imperfections in the wall or flooring will be.
Matte/flat - Reflects little light, making it great for covering up imperfections on the surface.
In fact, since you have the tools out, why not walk around the house and fill in all the drywall imperfections you find?
The polishing process normally masks these imperfections, but occasionally a stone with severe fissures will still show up.
No matter what a man's figure might be, a good tailor can design clothes that will hide imperfections and flatter him to the fullest.
It hasn't been buffed, sanded, or corrected in order to remove imperfections.
It also refers to finding cuts that conceal imperfections or areas of your body you may be self-conscious about.
Fleece drapes nicely over most curves, cleverly hiding imperfections.
Delta Burke swimwear does more for full-figured ladies than most bathing suits -- they not only help masquerade a body's imperfections, but also enhance its positive features.
They are cool enough to wear on hot days and also hide any imperfections in the lower body.
So you may not want to accept the pear-shaped body you have been given, but there are ways of dressing so you can camouflage your imperfections while highlighting your assets.
You also need a good push-up bra for an empire dress, but it hides any imperfections while drawing attention where you want it.
This grain hides the flaws and imperfections.
Today's plus size women are rediscovering the way pantyhose helps camouflage blemishes or other imperfections like scars or varicose veins.
Make sure all the buttons are securely sewn-on, seams are not ripped, and there are no minute holes or noticeable imperfections in the fabric.
To examine the lenses for imperfections, hold the glasses at an arm's length, then look through them at a straight line in the distance, such as the edge of a window.
Since floaters are pockets of gel that float across your vision (above your pupil), then clearly wearing colored contact lenses won't alter how you view those imperfections.
They provide inexpensive protection that will help you keep that cell phone in tip top condition, avoiding unsightly scratches, swirls, and other imperfections.
They are already eager to please and criticism should be limited to broad strokes rather than focus on minor imperfections.
In untreated PKU patients, abnormally high phenylalanine levels in the blood and brain can produce nerve cells with deformed axons and dendrites and cause imperfections in the myelin sheath referred to as hypomyelination and demylenation.
The darker hair color you opt for will obviously highlight skin imperfections.
The extra material from before pregnancy will just flow naturally around your body, hiding imperfections.
Tans emphasize muscle tone and hide imperfections.
While no swimsuit can completely cover body flaws, the modest suit is more sympathetic to any potential imperfections.
Women deal with a multitude of imperfections and often find it difficult to find that one perfect suit - the one that will conceal trouble spots and draw attention to the best features.
Kiko Niko is shaped asymmetrically to help teach kids that they can embrace their own imperfections and still be happy.
Despite his imperfections, he is content and kind.
The long thin structure of the candle will highlight any imperfections caused by dirty molds.
As raw stones, however, they are less valuable because that weight includes many flaws, inclusions, and other imperfections.
Timely repairs are also important so that flaws and imperfections are not exacerbated through neglect.
Lower quality stones may be used because they are so small the flaws and imperfections cannot be easily noticed, and the overall effect of the circular shape is to create an optical illusion of a larger piece of jewelry.
Because of their rarity, many more imperfections are permitted in black or grey pearls than in traditional white or cream hues.
Diamonds of lower quality in terms of color as well as diamond flaws and inclusions because older techniques could not detect imperfections as easily as modern gemology practices.
There should be no scratches or imperfections.
Imperfections will be easily visible in a cushion cut diamond.
Many older antique cushion style rings are hand cut and contain small imperfections.
Cushion cut diamonds have large facets and can easily show off small imperfections.
The stepped cut and rectangular facets of this shape make it easier to see imperfections in the stone.
These stores carry bags made especially for the outlets, bags with very slight imperfections or last season's styles.
You also only get smooth, soft leather from the Fendi label, so be aware of any imperfections when you're shopping.
Knock-offs are typically manufactured en masse from very inexpensive materials, and because of that, the flaws and imperfections may be quite obvious.
Avoid leather that is stiff, because this is usually due to excess coating added to cover imperfections.
Taking daily walks in a natural environment may help him to appreciate all the little imperfections in the world that somehow meld together into something livable and exotically romantic.
Lotion helps to keep your skin properly hydrated, which can reduce the appearance of wrinkles and other minor imperfections.
This is an expert method of looking for those little imperfections that feel fine in the store, but come out as you are on a long hike.
Shoes gleam and look more attractive, and the coating conceals any nicks or imperfections.
The Hansen family accepted each other despite their flaws, imperfections and troubles.
Clay bars can help you minimize scratches, remove industrial pollution, and get rid of other imperfections.
The beauty of nature can often be found in its imperfections.
These same individuals likely use all sorts of clothing to try and hide what they deem as unacceptable imperfections on their body.
Lingerie is worn beneath our clothes to help mask any imperfections or to actually enhance a woman's body.
For the body-conscious, a simple cotton babydoll set looks innocent and sweet and will hide imperfections.
Expect to see imperfections, small spots or tiny snags in vintage nightgowns.
More expensive stockings with a tighter weave should fit better, but you should always be prepared for some imperfections.
The majority of items are made of a stretch Lycra, which smooths out imperfections and leaves your undergarments seamless underneath your clothing.
However, there are many options in sexy lingerie that can hide perceived imperfections and enhance assets.
Be aware that some vintage lingerie will be pristine because it was never worn, while pieces that were worn may have slight imperfections.
Some of items do have imperfections and are listed as such.
For instance, if you are passing out a party flyer to let everyone know about an upcoming block party, it wouldn't be inappropriate to print it on plain white paper, and no one is likely to notice minor printing imperfections.
She has said that there are other imperfections she feels she needs to correct, and is already planning what else she would like to have done.
A large part of the controversy surrounding this show is the fact that the contestants vying for extensive plastic surgery are not necessarily women who have any dramatic imperfections.
This strength causes mere mortals to crumble when faced with their own imperfections.
Mineral makeup--at least foundation--is worth a shot if you have imperfections you wish to cover.
Not only does it leave skin feeling fresh and smooth, it also minimizes imperfections and eliminates dead skin cells.
Promising near-instant gratification within minutes of application, these creams even work in the long run by slowly diminishing the appearance of other facial imperfections.
Regular use will also see the diminished appearance of imperfections and enlarged pores.
The skin tone is improved and even softened as the product masks imperfections and reveals a more even, smoother complexion.
The Perfekt lineup also includes the Body Perfection Gel, a similar treatment that promises to perfect and protect the skin by disguising imperfections, hydrating dry spots and leaving behind a glowing hint of color.
Chemical peels are helpful for improving superficial imperfections or very shallow scarring.
For the woman who wants to reduce imperfections in the skin, fading age spots is important.
Old football helmets can be sandblasted to remove the paint, then the imperfections are corrected.
Shutt Sports buffs and polishes the helmets to get any imperfections out, then paint them.
Some of the figures were drawn from stuffed specimens, and accordingly perpetuate all the imperfections of the original; others represent species with the appearance of which the artist was not 4 In this year there were two issues of this book; one, nominally a second edition, only differs from the first in having a new titlepage.
The manuscript maps intended to be produced by photographic processes upon stone, zinc or aluminium, are drawn on a scale somewhat larger than the scale on which they are to be printed, thus eliminating all those imperfections which are inherent in a pen-drawing.
A majority of the artists are content to copy old pictures of Buddhas sixteen disciples, the seven gods of happiness, and other similar assemblages of mythical or historical personages, not only because such work offers large opportunity for the use of striking colors and the production of meretricious effects, dear to the eye of the average Western householder and tourist, but also because a complicated design, as compared with a simple one, has the advantage of hiding the technical imperfections of the ware.
Smith afterwards described Quesnay as a man "of the greatest modesty and simplicity," and declared his system of political economy to be, "with all its imperfections, the nearest approximation to truth that had yet been published on the principles of that science."
One of the most vexed questions of textual criticism, and one which divides scholars more perhaps than any other, is the question to what extent admitted imperfections and inconsistencies may properly be left in a text as due to the default of an author rather than of a scribe or compositor.
Artificial membranes are seldom or never perfectly semi-permeable - some leakage of solute nearly always occurs, but the imperfections of actual membranes need no more prevent our use of the ideal conception than the faults of real engines invalidate the theory of ideal thermodynamics founded on the conception of a perfect, reversible, frictionless, heat engine.
You can apply these types of foundations by gently misting over the face in circular motions, taking care to start out with light coverage and then adding more product where needed to conceal redness or imperfections.