figure loom


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Noun1.figure loom - a loom for weaving figured fabricsfigure loom - a loom for weaving figured fabrics  
loom - a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
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You expected to see her colossal figure loom through that reeking blue cloud of smoke from frying fat just as you expect the Palisades to appear through a drifting Hudson River fog.
Sins of the father figure loom large in Daisuke Tengan's screenplay, which is based on a story by Ryu Murakami.
Standing eight metres high, the figure looms over the landscape looking down from the Bothy garden out towards Longside.