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Informal; an advertisement or a set of advertisements in succession. The term is most common in broadcasting. For example, a radio announcer may say, "And now a word from our sponsors."
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His open and expressive face dominates the film, wordlessly conveying the internal conflict of a man who is constantly choosing between discretion and pride or life over liberty.
Hao Jian, who teaches at the Beijing Film Academy and is a friend of Liu, said a friend saw Liu two days ago, when Liu stood wordlessly weeping as she stood at her apartment window.
The movie is largely comprised of people starring wordlessly into the distance and someone being killed every 10 minutes.
The denial-and-silence code handed on wordlessly in many families often leaves kids knowing something is wrong but not having words or permission to speak about it.
BEYOND WORDS Bill Bowers, often compared to Chaplin, Keaton and his teacher, Marcel Marceau, for his gift of performing wordlessly, brings his one-man show to the Historic Asolo Theater Feb.
There is something profound and quite moving in these silent images, wordlessly speaking volumes with color and light about real love and longing, desire and despair.
It ends with another ride into the unknown: Benjamin and the runaway bride, Elaine Robinson, on a rickety public bus, again gazing wordlessly forward.
The antiquities are displayed beside choice examples of more recent painting, by artists as diverse as Rubens and Picasso, in juxtapositions that wordlessly elucidate historical and aesthetic relationships.
Wordlessly, she poured us both a glass of milk giving me time to collect myself.
you sit with him wordlessly, until he says, just try to make her comfortable, as if he knew you didn't know what you could do for her.
Goldilocks' story is told wordlessly, in sepia-colored panels on the left side of each double-page spread.
At just a little over A5, this book is perfectly sized for small hands, and explores almost wordlessly, the concepts of opposites such as hot, cold, big small, up, down, first, last, etc.