He bowed cordially to the lady in charge of Miss de Barral's education, whom he saw in the hall engaged in conversation with a very good-looking but somewhat raffish
Some of these were more or less appropriate: as Rusty, Retiring, Ruddy, Round, Ripe, Ridiculous, Ruminative; others, derived their point from their want of application: as Raging, Rattling, Roaring, Raffish
Infamous as well as famous, his name is inextricably linked to the Red Sea and the raffish
ports between Suez and Aden in the early years of the twentieth century.
Noir star Widmark brought a similar raffish
charm to the role in 1974.
His embodied a certain grandly raffish
culture of the past, and this was ultimately his greatest virtue, in my eyes.
Vejonis, usually known for his down-to-earth approach to life as an ordinary guy from Madona, is revealed in a new light, first as a rather raffish
Riviera aristocrat complete with cravat, then as more of a Marcello Mastroianni-type man-about-town lacking only a sports car in his pursuit of La Dolce Vita.
In other words, he couldn't be a member of a grand, raffish
Mr Cameron resigned from White's institution, which had at one time boasted the patronage of every Prime Minister from Robert Walpole in the 18th century to Robert Peel in the 19th, for the most pathetic of reasons - it might upset the kind of people who are obsessed with eating muesli every day and campaigning endlessly on transgender issues.
He is a complex man, refined, raffish
even, but eruptively emotional, as his touchline antics here indicated, and tougher than his charm suggests.
We sat in silence, solemnly tinned celery, tinned sweet corn, a raffish
touch of pineapple, also from a tin, and a few potatoes, the remainder decidedly singed.
Dominic Cooper plays Abe's axe-wielding mentor, while Rufus Sewell is a raffish
Once there Moomin (Russell Tovey) gets very jealous when his girlfriend Snorkmaiden (Stephanie Winiecki) is romanced by the raffish
Clark Tresco (Dave Browne).
No book dealing with such Beat literati as the aforementioned Ginsberg of Howl fame, Jack Kerouac of On the Road, and the likes of Gary Snyder, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and Leroi Jones would be honest without some raffish