neatly-dressed love

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  • Though Robinson says he introduced the neatly-dressed group as professional soccer players and said they were happy to pay at the end of the meal, the employee didn't budge, and even threatened to call the police when the group refused to pay upfront, according to the Guardian.

    Pizza Hut Fights Racism Accusations After Black Soccer Players Insulted

  • Two neatly-dressed people came up to the front and started singing, clapping their hands and swaying.

    Archive 2005-11-01

  • Dame Beatrice rang the bell and an elderly, neatly-dressed, sharp-featured servant appeared.

    The Murder of Busy Lizzie

  • It was a small, wiry-looking woman, a shawl over her head, neatly-dressed, walking swiftly.

    Five Get Into A Fix

  • She was small and dark, alert and pretty, and, from the crown of her neatly-dressed head, in its plain straw hat, to the soles of her sensibly shod feet, wholesome-looking.

    A Sheaf of Corn

  • The neatly-dressed hair, the fresh clean skin, the well-kept teeth, the smooth polished nails, the spotless linen and the tasteful tie, the well-brushed clothing and the tidy boots, are all points of good form in personal appearance.

    Etiquette

  • He found a little, neatly-dressed old man seated on one of the sandhills, and without a word of preface he began:

    A Sailor's Lass

  • A handsome, neatly-dressed young lady I concluded was the one the Lieutenant sought.

    The Citizen-Soldier or, Memoirs of a Volunteer

  • We presented, I am afraid, but a sorry appearance, as compared to the neatly-dressed ladies and the spick-and-span troops who greeted us, for one of the fair sex was overheard to remark, 'Was ever such a dirty-looking lot seen?'

    Forty-one years in India From Subaltern To Commander-In-Chief

  • Louise Hoyt; a neatly-dressed young fellow, who looked on me as an untamed animal just caught in the far West -- "fit food for gunpowder," and good for nothing else.

    Memoirs of the Union's Three Great Civil War Generals

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