The rubber was smeared with amalgam.
She brushed away a tear, leaving a streak of smeared rouge and mascara.
The joints are packed or caulked with tow, smeared with a mixture of white and red lead.
Dean looked up from squeezing honey from a plastic bear onto a piece of whole wheat toast smeared with peanut butter.
Deidre wiped her eyes and saw the mascara smeared on her fingers.
Bolkhovitinov was bespattered all over with mud and had smeared his face by wiping it with his sleeve.
Formerly the fakirs were always nude and smeared with ashes; but now they are compelled to wear some pretence of clothing.
As Dean smeared his whole-wheat toast with a coating of peanut butter, Fred poured the coffee, a sure sign he was looking for a favor.
The tissues and fluids are treated by various histological methods, but, to speak generally, examination is made either in films smeared on thin cover-glasses and allowed to dry, or in thin sections cut by the microtome after suitable fixation and hardening of the tissue.
It has been held that animal sacrifice is the primitive form and that the decay of totemism or lack of domestic animals has brought about the substitution of a human victim; but it has also been urged that in many cases animal victims are treated like human beings and must consequently have replaced them, that human beings are smeared with the blood of sacrifice, and must therefore have themselves been sacrificed before a milder regime allowed an animal to replace them.
Her make-up was smeared from walking through the Monterey mists, her maid-of-honor dress wrinkled from constant sitting and standing.
The color is very freely applied, the cheeks being as much raddled as a clowns, and the neck smeared with white, while the eyelashes are marked round with kuhi.
It is true that his manuscripts were blotted and smeared, and that he made so many alterations in the proofs that the printer found it worth while to have the whole set up in type afresh.
This is why fat of a victim was smeared an a sacred stone, not only in acts of homage paid to it, but in the actual consecration thereof.
All Moscow repeated Prince Dolgorukov's saying: "If you go on modeling and modeling you must get smeared with clay," suggesting consolation for our defeat by the memory of former victories; and the words of Rostopchin, that French soldiers have to be incited to battle by highfalutin words, and Germans by logical arguments to show them that it is more dangerous to run away than to advance, but that Russian soldiers only need to be restrained and held back!
Yellow and red ochre mixed with grease are coarsely smeared over the bodies, grey in coarse patterns and white in fine patterns resembling tattoo marks.
"I'm getting you out of here," she said, thrilled. With a grimace, she sliced the palm of her hand and smeared the blood on the root. "You're insane," Deidre breathed.
From the words of his comrades who saw better than he did, he found that this was the body of a man, set upright against the palings with its face smeared with soot.
The corked eyebrows and mustaches were smeared over the perspiring, flushed, and merry faces.
The flatness of faces of stone or rock (both granite and limestone) was tested by placing a true-plane trial plate, smeared with red ochre, against the dressed surface, as in modern engineer.
An older prophet would have slain an animal and drunk its blood in common with his followers, or they would all alike have smeared themselves with it.
A newlybuilt house is smeared with it, so are demoniacs, care being taken to smear the latter downwards from head to foot.
In and out of the hive long black robber bees smeared with honey fly timidly and shiftily.
And that other one with him, the Austrian, looked as if he were smeared with chalk--as white as flour!
He catches them by means of a rod smeared with bird-lime, and then tying a fine string under their wings, he flies them at its end.
In the evening a procession goes to the mosque, the principal figure being a white horse with white trappings, upon which is seated a small boy, the horse and the lad, who represents Hosain, being smeared with blood.
Sometimes the sacrificer's hands are laid on the victim before it is slain, or he may be smeared with its blood; in other cases the blood is smeared on the door posts, or the sacrificer is touched on every part of the body with the victim's body.
From the moment Pierre had recognized the appearance of the mysterious force nothing had seemed to him strange or dreadful: neither the corpse smeared with soot for fun nor these women hurrying away nor the burned ruins of Moscow.
These acts required no priestly aid; each man slew his own victim and divided the sacrifice in his own circle; the share of the god was the blood which was smeared upon or poured out beside stone (nosb, ghabghab) set up as an altar or perhaps as a symbol of the deity.
The slaughter of a lamb at the Passover or Easter season, whose blood was smeared on the door-post, as described in Ex.
And when the sound died quite away, and the hum had ceased, and the most favorable breezes told no tale, I knew that they had got the last drone of them all safely into the Middlesex hive, and that now their minds were bent on the honey with which it was smeared.
Little piglets, still wet and smeared with mucus, scrabbled on the metal floor to find their mother 's teats.
She fell into the vessel and we were both smeared with the new mud paste.
His gaze lingered on her hand, where crimson blood was smeared.
Now the local Baal was the divine owner of the fertile spot where his sanctuary (0 - desk) was marked by the upright stone pillar, the symbol of his presence, on which the blood of the slaughtered victim was smeared.
(or massebah) was the material symbol of deity on which the blood of sacrifice was smeared, and in which the numen of the god resided.
He looked at a skull going bald, on top a few greasy strands smeared over like a bar code.
bilinear interpolation can result in fields being smeared over the output grid.
They must arrive in pubs on wet windy nights with their elaborate coiffures smeared in every direction.
He has bright red lipstick smeared over his lips.
smeared with the new mud paste.
smeared with animal blood - running around whipping anyone they came across!
Little piglets, still wet and smeared with mucus, scrabbled on the metal floor to find their mother's teats.
Serve warm with the butter smeared over the top and lemon wedges served on the side.
The concentrates are washed down a sloping table of corrugated iron which is smeared with grease, and it is found that practically all the diamonds adhere to the table, and the other minerals are washed away.
This involved the bizarre custom of two young boys - their faces smeared with animal blood - running around whipping anyone they came across !
Doing so could result in smeared or possibly unreadable text.
As anyone who's fallen asleep with a full face on knows, there's nothing fun about waking up to smudged raccoon eyes, foundation on the pillow and smeared lipstick.
If they are poorly sewn on, crooked, or smeared, they are probably on a fake.
A swab of the throat can be taken and smeared on a gel-like substance in a petri dish to see if bacteria will multiply and grow over 24 to 72 hours.
Make sure that when you're done printing these coupons that they aren't smeared, especially if there are barcodes.
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