slow burn


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slow burn

n. Slang
A gradually increasing sense or show of anger: did a slow burn while waiting three hours in the doctor's office.

slow burn

n
a steadily penetrating show of anger or contempt
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Brisk pacing and a convoluted plot make Slow Burn a juicy, satisfying thriller as Andy follows multiple improbable but increasingly convincing leads; two lovely women playing on his affections not only add drama but come alive as substantial characters in their own right.
8220;We've always been grateful to West Boca for taking a chance on us way back when and giving us a start,” said Matthew Korinko, Executive Director of Slow Burn Theatre Company.
Jolly or joyful this is not, but the work ultimately has a deeply searing power, both because of and despite an insistent slow burn and an absence of explosions.
com)-- Just in time for Fall, the award-winning Slow Burn Theatre Company proudly presents the Florida regional premiere of one of the most talked-about shows in theatre history: Carrie the musical.
Enemy" has a very Stevie Nicks vibe and "Big Hoops" is a catchy slow burn sure to have clubbers grinding on the dance floor.
Hussein responds to all of this with an intensity many notches below slow burn, yet we do feel something building behind his impassive facade.
The Slow Burn strength training programme works the muscles using a technique of very, very slow lifting of weights," says 42- year-old father-of-two Hahn.
Driver met 33-year-old Brolin - the son of actor James - on the set of the movie Slow Burn and they soon became inseparable.
These are fierce paintings What was memorable about Ligon's earlier work was the smoldering quality of its ashen palette, but here the slow burn has burst into searing flame.
Just as the body responds to harm by attempting to kill germs with a slow burn, the inflammation generates heat.
Possokhov, majestically mobile yet on a slow burn in dull sand colors, performs an emptily athletic adagio ("Aria") with Loscavio in a magenta version of her not-exactly-becoming orange uniform.
Virtual reality adoption will be a slow burn, considering the equipment required to experience the immersive entertainment technology isn't cheap, and so few titles have been developed.