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unpleasant-looking

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  • She was an unpleasant-looking woman — in her early twenties, he thought.

    Coping Stones

  • She thought it was better not to let the woman see Stefan as a thoroughly unpleasant-looking man.

    Scarlet Nights

  • She was an unpleasant-looking woman—in her early twenties, he thought.

    The New Yorker Stories

  • When there are other forms in the picture it is not always easy to identify yourself at first, especially at a distance, and every morning on my way to work, unless I deliberately avert my face, I am mortified to discover that the unpleasant-looking man, with the rather effeminate, swinging gait, whom I see mincing along through the crowd, is none other than myself.

    Comics: Gluyas Williams – The Bleat.

  • Gracchi, he's hinting that the unpleasant-looking cove is actually the father of that nice young man.

    [obama] the missing six months

  • The streaking and unevenness that result generally produce unpleasant-looking pots.

    Actions Speaking Loudly as Words

  • There's a tall man outside, Middle Eastern, very unpleasant-looking, thin, with a pencil moustache, a high forehead, and a goatee.

    Florence of Arabia

  • The Engineers, as they are called, are a peaceful if unpleasant-looking breed that have worked hard to obliterate all conflict from their way of life -- which extends to the omission of the family from their society, families being "the basic unit of all conflict."

    Archive 2006-11-26

  • Once his sister Corinne Robinson saw him approach “an especially unpleasant-looking little bathing-house with a very steep roof” and she hoped this time a detour would be in order.

    The Path Between the Seas

  • A couple of unpleasant-looking truckers with bodybuilding hobbies; a fat guy with a mean face who looked as if he might be trouble after a few dozen drinks.

    Devil's Bargain

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