His warm breath puffed on her bare shoulder with the rhythm of sleep.
Illuminism is not a pure doctrine, just because it is attracted by social activity and puffed up by pride.
Occasionally a little breeze puffed in but it was more of an annoyance than a help, scattering papers and patience in a hot breath of sweat and exhaust.
In two successive numbers of the World, the Dictionary was, to use the modern phrase, puffed with wonderful skill.
The sheep-like saiga, Saiga tatarica, of the Kirghiz steppes stands apart from all other antelopes by its curiously puffed and trunk-like nose, which can be wrinkled up when the animal is feeding and has the nostrils opening downwards.
After Pultava (June 26, 1709), Peter, hitherto commendably cautious even to cowardice, but now puffed up with pride, rashly plunged into as foolhardy an enterprise as ever his rival engaged in.
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.
The skirts were held in place by a thick rolled belt, and the upper part of the body remained quite nude in the earliest times; but from the middle Minoan period onward we often find an important addition in the shape of a low-cut bodice, which sometimes has sleeves, either tight-fitting or puffed, and ultimately develops into a laced corsage.
puffed smoke from its chimney.
The conductor helped her off the car and then the engineer started his train again, so that it puffed and groaned and moved slowly away up the track.
He studied Greek literature in Alexandria, and, having in addition to this great power in magic, was so puffed up by his attainments that he wished to be considered a highest power, higher even than the God who created the world.'
This victory greatly strengthened Shane O'Neill's position, and Sir Henry Sidney, who became lord deputy in 1566, declared to the earl of Leicester that Lucifer himself was not more puffed up with pride and ambition than O'Neill.
He saw also that much of the inefficiency of the Assembly arose from the inexperience of the members and their incurable verbosity; so, to establish some system of rules, he got his friend Romilly to draw up a detailed account of the rules and customs of the English House of Commons, which he translated into French, but which the Assembly, puffed up by a belief in its own merits, refused to use.
Ginger Dawkins was sitting on the porch in her pretty blue sweater as if she'd never huffed and puffed her exit a day earlier.
It has three quarter length sleeves puffed at the top.
I just puffed and coughed from the burning sensation that I felt in my chest and lungs.
He puffed himself up, the scrawny body of a juvenile who hadn't thought to carry more wood to a dying fire.
He looked magnificent, all puffed up like a little cat all puffed up.
All your favorite foods are re-made in the style of puffed wheat or puffed rice.
It has wonderful lined puffed sleeves and a gathered lace edged neckline.
Long sleeves, puffed at the shoulders, v-neckline and ruched bust with fitted waist.
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Fictional villians and heroes are often puffed up with exurberant hubris.
Fictional villians and heroes are often puffed up with exuberant hubris.
For a wrinkly look, apply the toilet paper with your cheeks puffed out.
Want to create perfectly puffed popovers that your friends will rave over?
Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and let the mixture rise until the dough is puffed – about 45 minutes.
A classic dress appropriate for Easter or any summer outing features puffed short sleeves, a fitted bodice detailed with ribbons, ruching or some similar design element, and a poufy skirt that comes to about knee length.
A dress with puffed sleeves, a petticoat, and finished off with ruffled socks, a hat and patented leather shoes were very common for every Sunday, and even more formal around the Easter season.
Girls' dresses for such occasions may have included lace, may have had shorter sleeves (which would have been more likely to be puffed), and the fabrics would be shinier and more expensively dyed.
Sleeve styles vary; some dresses are sleeveless, while others have puffed sleeves.
Puffed sleeves are best paired with white tights and Mary Jane's.
Hoodie: The hoodie is done in a super soft fleece featuring a puffed U logo at the chest and a zipper closure.
Silver puffed hearts, sleek silver keys or shimmering animals dangling from a beautiful silver link chain are all popular styles.
Toggle bracelets that have a pair of dangling hearts or a puffed silver heart are also very much in style.
A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes is a gold-tone locket charm in a puffed heart-shape with the phrase, " A dream is a wish your heart makes" etched in black across the front of the heart.
Puffed sleeves and an excess of detail were said to distract from a woman's curves.
Likewise, trying to wear a tuxedo and a pearl-studded floor-length gown puffed out with crinolines would not suit a hot Argentinian tango.
Consider detals like puffed or ruched sleeves, wide or cowl necklines, and embellished shoulders to add the illusion of width to the shoulder area.
The most common designs seen were square-necked tops with puffed sleeves and gently draping fabric.
Aim for a super feminine look with a top that features puffed sleeves.
With their primarily pastel tones, puffed sleeves and full skirts, they were soft, sweet and feminine.
Women's blouses have puffed sleeves and tend to be quite low-cut.
Men wore hats with plumes, loose shirts with possibly puffed sleeves, vests, pants and a belt with a pouch.
The dress covers the neck and has a fold-down collar and the puffed sleeves come to the elbows.
The dress has short, puffed sleeves, a folded collar and falls to just below the knees in a very full skirt, held in place by petticoats.
Velvet Mrs. Claus Plus: A much fancier costume in a red velvet gown with puffed shoulders, an A-line skirt, white faux fur trim and a white apron.
Puffed rice cereals will sometimes include added gluten to increase protein content.
Cream puffs are a puffed dough filled with some type of a cream.
The baby doll, a nightgown that skirts the hips and usually just has little straps - although puffed cap sleeves are also common - only dates to the 1930s.
Bladderwort Utricularia vulgaris This plant is called bladderwort Utricularia vulgaris This plant is called Bladderwort, because it has little puffed up pockets, like little bladders, on its leaves.
In his Conversation he was affable (being not puffed by his Learning) and always communicative of anything he was Master of.
When Piper and Runner were puffed out Runner bought them both big pink candy floss.
As it was, both sides huffed and puffed, but never looked at all convincing in attack.
We both then huffed and puffed as we pushed the rucksack onto the back seat of the car.
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