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dreadful-looking

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  • One day this summer I was riding through Letchworth when the bus stopped and two dreadful-looking old men got on to it.

    Notable & Quotable

  • The purpose of that plank at that sharp angle across the brook was to throw over to the other bank a dreadful-looking scum through which the cattle would not put their noses.

    Acres of Diamonds

  • After rumours of a Timberlake/ Diaz split hit just over a week ago, Justin Timberlake was seen dating his own mother at the premiere of his dreadful-looking Alpha Dog movie, a tactic which may have all just been a front so that he could get some time with Scarlett Johansson at the aftershow party.

    Cameron Diaz & Justin Timberlake Back Together, But Probably Not

  • The mountain hung over us black and dreadful-looking.

    Robbery Under Arms

  • His face was dreadful-looking from exhaustion and dismay.

    Anna Karenina

  • Once in Barambogie he had seen a dreadful-looking boy, with his mouth open and his tongue hanging out, and bulgy eyes like a fish.

    Ultima Thule

  • He had hardly lost sight of his gaunt grey friend when he heard growls and snarls in the thicket close to him, and before he had time to think he found himself surrounded by the most dreadful-looking creatures.

    The Yellow Fairy Book

  • But I observed in the room a dreadful-looking creature, a sort of monster.

    The Idiot

  • One day this summer I was riding through Letchworth when the bus stopped and two dreadful-looking old men got onto it ....

    Orwell is funny

  • It is these intense, dreadful-looking outbursts that can shock you and convince you to abandon your discipline.

    You’re a Better Parent Than You Think!

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