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Their thin, dwarfish braids, stinking breath, sunken cheeks, and withered breasts flesh out the anatomy of a deep distemper that is both generic to them and pervasive.
It is the favourite stance of dwarfish politicians the world over.
Mr Hyde was pale and dwarfish, he gave an impression of deformity without any nameable malformation, he had a displeasing smile, he had borne himself to the lawyer with a sort of murderous mixture of timidity and boldness, and he spoke with a husky, whispering and somewhat broken voice; all these were points against him, but not all of these together could explain the hitherto unknown disgust, loathing and fear with which Mr.
When he'd been gone for two days, and his brothers and parents had sought him out in vain, his dwarfish and rachitic uncle Otmar opened the barn door, saw the boy dangling from a rope tied to a beam, and cried: There he hangs
The dwarfish Bill Kristol had prepared the way by making personal attacks against me, but in view of the fact I had always called him a smiling cobra and a Likud propagandist, that was to be expected.
We soon realised that Robin was a girl and there was nothing dwarfish about her
The dwarfish, deformed little man has a deep seated hatred of trains, and after one more train explodes, Cody begins to close in, but his wife and daughter are also now the targets of a lethal threat by the deadly foe.
The euryhaline species Lumbricillus lineatus (a dwarfish form here), as well as some other, scarce species represent the widely distributed marine littoral assemblage but inhabit here mainly coarse sediments of the sublittoral, even at depths to 47 m.
Brilliant, ambitious, mercurial, free-spending, alcoholic, closeted, probably bipolar, and more than a little bedeviled by his dwarfish stature, Hart had a rise and a fall that seem inevitable in retrospect.
Decked out in the same spy-like regalia as the Metro's house band, this dwarfish, big-headed figure appears to be sitting in midair.
We believe that the two figures cannot possibly represent one and the same deity since the figure of panel D18 (plate LII), besides displaying the varada mudra peculiar to Kubera, has a dwarfish shape and a prominent pot-belly, whereas the body of the other figure is normal in appearance and well-proportioned.
Le corps tout entier est crispe, tordu, rabougri, rapetisse, et cependant agile --conformement a Stevenson qui le decrit comme dwarfish (nabot) et comme une << remarquable combinaison de grande activite musculaire et de grande faiblesse apparente de constitution >> (remarkable combination of great muscular activity and great apparent debility of constitution).