Rhyn gave Katie a long, withering look that she bore with crossed arms.
Alex glanced up from the paperwork, giving Rob a withering look.
She crossed her arms and sat on the arm of the couch, pinning him with a withering look.
The principal difference from the manner described of making black tea lies in the omission of the withering and fermenting, and the substitution for those of a steaming or panning process.
I can read Islamic extremists who say much the same thing, and deserve the same withering contempt.
The descent of the priest into the sacrificial foss symbolized the death of Attis, the withering of the vegetation of Mother Earth; his bath of blood and emergence the restoration of Attis, the rebirth of vegetation.
She gave him a withering look, wondering what crack he was smoking to think he did her any favor by bringing her here instead of to a hospital.
- Luke again takes up his Marcan document, nearly at the point at which he left it, and follows it in the main, though he adds the story of Zacchaeus and the parable of the Minae (the Ten Pieces of Money), and omits the withering of the fig-tree and some matter at the end of the discourse on the Last Things, which are given in Mark.
Withering, who, in his Account of the Foxglove (1785), gave details of upwards of zoo cases chiefly dropsical, in which it was used.
About the beginning of September the crop is ripe, which is known by the withering of the leaves; the bulbs are then to be pulled, and exposed on the ground till well dried, and they are then to be put away in a store-room, or loft, where they may be perfectly secured from frost and damp.
withering away of the state open up.
The foliage in some of the numerous varieties is almost evergreen, and in Britain is retained long after the autumnal withering.
wireworms), and so maim the plant that its foliage suffers from want of water and assimilation is diminished, or actual withering follows.
Boris was right to go and expose himself to their withering scorn.
withering critique of the government's response to the Royal Commission report.
withering away of the state from the very beginnings of workers ' power.
As regards the theory, it may be pointed out: (I) that the nature or cosmical miracles - feeding of the five thousand, stilling of the storm, withering of the fig-tree - are as wellattested as the miracles of healing; (2) that many of the diseases, the cure of which is reported, are of a kind with which moral therapeutics could not effect anything; 1 (3) that Christ's own insight regarding the power by which he wrought His works is directly challenged by this explanation, for He never failed to ascribe His power to the Father dwelling in Him.
With their withering away the state will also withering away the state will also wither away.
Centrifugal migration is usually a matter of compulsion; it may be necessitated by natural causes, such as a change of climate leading to the withering of pastures or destruction of agricultural land, to inundation, earthquake, pestilence or to an excess of population over means of support; or to artificial causes, such as the wholesale deportation of a conquered people; or to political or religious persecution.
I did not answer very quickly, so some colleagues gave me withering glances.
The website carries a withering critique of the government 's response to the Royal Commission report.
Lenin envisaged the gradual withering away of the state from the very beginnings of workers ' power.
With their withering away the state will also wither away.
Only then will the prospects of the withering away of the state open up.
There are a number of steps in standard tea processing: Withering, rolling, oxidizing, drying and sorting.
Where black and oolong teas go through withering, rolling, oxidizing, drying, and sorting, green and white teas are not oxidized, or fermented, as part of processing.
When a child has primarily motor delays, conditions such as cerebral palsy, ataxia, spina bifida, spinal muscular atrophy (withering) and myopathy may be present.
Kinerase contains kinetin, a plant-based antioxidant that was first discovered by scientists who noticed that it prevented plant leaves from withering and drying out.
He began one recent withering critique of Government foreign policy with " an unashamed admirer of my right hon.
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