a.1.Without luster.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Thus ADAM his illustrous Guest besought: And thus the Godlike Angel answerd milde.
For QSC, a last minute Almoez Ali strike denied Carlos Alos's men a famous win over their illustrous opponents Al Duhail.
Oba Agunsoye expressed his delight noting that Ijebu-Ijesha is blessed with illustrous sons that had made their impact in music and other endeavours, adding 'We are grateful that we are celebrating one of our own, especially Dr Orlando Julius Ekemode and his wife, Latoya, because of their immense contributions to the arts and music globally and lifting the music life of our people here since he relocated here many years now.
It's one which nobody in the club's illustrous 125-year history has previously enjoyed.
Known as the Hit Man, Bret Hart won 14 titles during an illustrous wrestling career, but after his retirement, he suffered a stroke in 2002, from which he is now mostly recovered.
That's not what Dennis Erickson planned when he took over the Sun Devils, and could he be looking at consecutive losing seasons for the first time in an illustrous coaching career?
The half-back pairing of Danny Care and Nick Evans has proved adept at getting a talented backline moving, and the scavenging back row will stand up to the illustrous names in the Stade side.
Only 1,355 of the medals have been awarded during its illustrous history - including to brave Welsh servicemen.
Samvat 157 should have mentioned him if there were an illustrous king
It's an echo of Giggs' illustrous predecessor George Best, the richest player of his generation.
Upon the decease of this illustrous marshal, voices of praise and regret ascended, in mingled chorus, from the banks of the Rhine, the Danube, and the Vistula." <BL>