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a.1.Resembling a swan.
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So that's what would have happened to my bones had I trusted myself to them,' said the youth sadly; and he began to cry bitterly, not because of the treasures, but because of the lovely girl with her swanlike neck and golden hair.
Still, her otherwise competent portrayal requires suspension of disbelief, because she doesn't quite measure up to her character's swanlike bearing.
WASHINGTON With a bill like a duck but teeth like a crocs, a swanlike neck and killer claws, a new dinosaur species uncovered by scientists looks like something Dr.
Seasoned pro Maureen Nolan was every inch the frustrated matriarch as Ariel's mother Viv, borne out in the touching Learning To Be Silent, while her husband Rev Moore was a man very much keeping a swanlike composure on the surface while still struggling to come to terms with the death of their son.
With Ben at the helm, only his torso visible above the piano which faced the crowd and yMusic flanked three apiece on either side of him, he looked like the captain of a very happy ship, producing tunes which sounded laid-back in their performance but must have required swanlike levels of speed and skill to get so right.
On deck the teak cladding and hidden halyard runs along with flush hatches that give that Swanlike flavour while the wide and open cockpit has twin binnacles.
And this (last gown) -- we also made it very versatile, the two layers underneath can be removed and you end up with a very ballerina, swanlike dress.
Gandhi often had a mythical swanlike discernment (10) and creatical approach to customs, religious texts, and age-old social norms.
White swanlike birds fly across the sky and the city below seems not to be made of buildings but of war monuments and tombs in a cemetery.
Oblivious to the chatter around her, she looked intently at choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot as she parsed the first steps of his new Taming of the Shrew with quiet focus, lending them amplitude and a swanlike articulation.